Canadian parents facing the removal of children from their home are in for an uphill battle, and itas important that their interests be protected. In Who Takes This Child?, author Allan Dare Pearce discusses the child protection laws, agencies, and processes in Canada. For more than thirty years, he has counseled and represented parents in their battles with the child protection authorities, preparing pleadings, arguing motions, and conducting trials. In Who Takes This Child?, he shows what happens in typical child protection cases in Canada. Pearce discusses ac the overarching agency thatas assigned to protect children; ac how the agency gets involved; ac the process of apprehension and temporary (or interim) care; ac plans of care; ac how parentsa capacity is assessed; ac the issues of mental health, disabilities, and the system; ac parents with addiction and parents who abuse; ac the trial; and ac strategies for specific situations. Through examples and personal accounts, Pearce communicates the importance of understanding the child protection process so parents can keep custody of their children and avoid the foster care system.Except in situations in which safety is an issue, when alcoholism is a concern in the workplace, random drug testing may affect ... Follicle. testing. Hair-follicle analysis tests the toxins that have been deposited in the hair. The toxins are trappedanbsp;...
|Title||:||Who Takes This Child?|
|Author||:||Allan Dare Pearce|
|Publisher||:||iUniverse - 2013-08-16|