Children's voices in family law proceedings

Document Type

Conference publication

Publication details

Fitzgerald, RM & Graham, A 2003, 'Children's voices in family law proceedings', Proceedings of Joined up services : linking together for children and families: 5th Children's Issues Centre and Family Policy Conference, Dunedin, NZ, 26-28 June, Children's Issues Centre, Dunedin, NZ. ISBN: 0958245908


Towards a collaborative approach when dealing with juvenile offenders : some proposals / Patmalar Ambikapathy -- Leadership for collaborative practice / Donna Behl -- The needs of children of families with a mental illness / Brenda Cromie & Melissa McCreanor -- Children, young people and their social and spatial citizenship rights / Mike Dee -- The missing voice : what are children's views of physical discipline? / Terry Dobbs & Beth Wood -- Children's voices in family law proceedings / Robyn Fitzgerald, Anne Graham & Richard Harris -- Joined up services - what are the implications for early childhood teachers? / Lyn Foote & Fiona Ellis -- Working with children and their parents in the context of family court counselling / Jill Goldson -- "Staying connected", enhancing outcomes for children after familial restructuring / Kerry Gould -- Drugs in New Zealand schools - drug testing, searches and students' legal rights / John Hancock -- The agenda for children and making it happen / Ian Hassall & Beth Wood -- Shared perspectives : parent and child time together (PACTT) / Robin Houlker, Bernardine Vester & John Benseman -- Purposeful partnerships - collaboration as a means not an end in securing safety for children / Rodger Jack -- National caregiver training programme / Richard Matthews -- Young people as researchers in schools : the possibilities of peer research / Karen Nairn & Anne Smith -- Parent conceptions of choice of early childhood services for young children / Karen Noble -- Family pathways - towards an intergrated family law system in Australia / Sue Pidgeon -- New Zealand's agenda for children : increasing children's participation / Sonya Reesby -- Parents, preschools/schools and professionals : impact of relationships on children's inclusion / Christine M. Rietveld -- Centre of excellence programme in the UK / Lesley Robinson -- Strengthening families - a new era / Jenny Rudd -- Mutually beneficial partnerships between business and non-profit organisations - the example of what's up / Grant Taylor -- Family members' perspectives on the family court / Nicola Taylor -- Partnership and ownership : perspectives from the Manukau family literacy programmes / Bernardine Vester, John Benseman & Robin Houlker.È.