Jane V. Appleton
Professor in Primary and Community Care in the Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Oxford Brookes University, UK

Peter Sidebotham
Emeritus Professor of Child Health, Warwick Medical School, University of Warwick, UK

Associate Editors

William Baginsky (Training)
Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire, UK

Jenny Driscoll
School of Education, Communication and Society, King's College London, UK

Carlene Firmin MBE
Department of Sociology, Durham University, UK

Joanna Garstang
Birmingham Community Healthcare Trust, Birmingham UK

Catherine Hamilton-Giachritsis
Centre for Forensic and Criminological Psychology, University of Bath, UK

Kate Parkinson (Book Reviews)
School of Health and Society, University of Salford, UK

Michael Salter
School of Social Sciences, University of New South Wales, Australia

Lee Sobo-Allen
School of Health and Community Studies, Leeds Beckett University, UK

Prospera Tedam
Department of Social Wellbeing, United Arab Emirates University, United Arab Emirates

Edgardo Toro Quezada
School of Social Work, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Valparaiso, Chile

Denise Turner (Continuing Professional Development)
Social Worker, Consultant in Bereavement and Loss, Sussex, UK

Social Media Editor

Michael Fanner
School of Health and Social Work, University of Hertfordshire

Statistical Editor

Peter Kimani
Warwick Medical School, University of Warwick, UK

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Association of Child Protection Professionals
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Editorial Board

Christine Barter
School of Social Work, Care and Community, University of Central Lancashire, UK

Jamie Beck
Faculty of Health Studies, University of Bradford, UK

Kevin Borg
Department of Child and Adolescent Health, Malta

Ruby Charak
Department of Psychological Science, The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (Edinburg), USA

Jenny Gray OBE
Social Work Consultant, Surrey, UK

Susan Hatters Friedman
Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Auckland, New Zealand

David Hayes
School of Sociology, Social Policy and Social Work, Queen’s University Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK

Stephanie Holt
Centre for Social Work and Social Policy, Trinity College Dublin, the University of Dublin, Ireland

Maureen C. Kenny
Counselor Education, Florida International University (Miami), USA

Shashi Kiran
Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust, UK

Siobhan Laird
Centre for Social Work, University of Nottingham, UK

Helen Lincoln
Executive Director, Essex County Council, UK

Sabine Maguire
Cardiff Medical School, Cardiff University, UK

Hiroaki Matsuura
Shoin University, Japan

Satoru Nishizawa
Department of Social Work, Yamanashi Prefectural University, Japan

Lynn Perry
School Improvement Team, Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council, England

Maria Roth
Department of Social Work, Babes-Bolyai University, Romania

Russell Wate QPM
Peterborough Safeguarding Children Board, UK

Molly Wolf
Department of Social Work, Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, USA

Peter Yates
School of Health and Social Care, Edinburgh Napier University, UK