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Child and Youth Care

This guide provides information on resources in the Child & Youth Worker area.

About the Child and Youth Worker Subject Guide

This is a guide to recommended library resources, in various formats, for those doing research in the field of Child and Youth Worker. Browse through different types of resources using the tabs above.


For general research help, go the Library's Research Process page.  Use Find Books and Find Articles for help using the Library catalogue and article databases.

Suggested Search Keywords

  • abused children
  • aggressivenes in adolescence
  • aggressiveness in children
  • child development
  • child psychology
  • child welfare
  • developmental psychology
  • family violence
  • foster children
  • homeless youth
  • juvenile delinquency
  • social skills with children
  • stress in children
  • youth with social disabilities


For best results search more than one term:

counseling OR counselling (American vs Canadian spelling)

behavior OR behaviour

When searching a phrase put it in quotes e.g. "psychosocial rehabilitation"

Creative Commons License

This guide was created by Durham College Libraries and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution International 4.0 License, except where otherwise noted. 

Creative Commons Attribution International 4.0 License

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