Children & Young People Now
Belinda Hopkins' transfer of emphasis from restorative justice to restorative approaches, which highlight the benefits of proactive behaviour reinforcement rather than just using it as a reactive intervention, is most welcome... Just Care is a practical guide full of activities and examples for any practitioner who wants to adopt restorative approaches with children in public care.
Quakers in Criminal Justice
There are few people who really "walk the walk" as well as "talking the talk" (and writing the words) - Belinda is one of them, and it shines through this book. And when it comes down to it, the restorative approaches and communications for children and staff she describes are not just a topic for specialists - it is good practice for all of us to follow in our Quaker Meetings and other communities.