student profile: Miss Joanna Das


Thesis work

Thesis title: Disenfranchised Grief & Child Protection : Exploring the lived experience of birth parents following the removal and placement of their child(ren) into statutory out-of-home care.

Supervisors: Susan HEWARD-BELLE

Thesis abstract:

This exploratory study will examine how birth parents describe the impact of removal and placement on themselves and thier familes and what their perceptions are of the degree to which their feelings of grief and loss were acknowledged and supported by the service system around them.

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