Scotland: commentary on calculating costs for therapeutic residential care

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    This chapter discusses calculating the costs in Scotland for therapeutic residential care. It is part of a comprehensive volume which will enable child welfare professionals, researchers and policymakers to develop a refined understanding of the potential of therapeutic residential care, and to identify the highest and best uses of this intensive and specialized intervention.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationTherapeutic Residential Care for Children and Youth
    Subtitle of host publicationDeveloping Evidence-Based International Practice
    EditorsJames K. Whittaker, Jorge F. del Valle, Lisa Holmes
    Place of PublicationLondon
    Number of pages3
    Publication statusPublished - 28 Oct 2014

    Publication series

    NameChild Welfare Outcomes
    PublisherJessica Kingsley Publishers


    • therapeutic residential care
    • cost of care
    • child welfare


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