Lawyer and social worker as a team: preparing for trial in neglect cases

Child Welfare. Sep-Oct 1980;59(8):469-77.


Effective presentation of evidence at a court hearing in a child neglect case calls for thorough preparation. This can be best achieved by lawyer and social worker operating as an interdisciplinary team.

MeSH terms

  • Child
  • Child Abuse / legislation & jurisprudence*
  • Child Advocacy
  • Child, Preschool
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Interprofessional Relations*
  • Social Work, Psychiatric