Dr. Rashmi Aggarwal, Deputy Director, Ministry of Labour, Govt. of India, obtained her Ph.D degree in Psychology from Lucknow University, Lucknow. Widely travelled all over Europe and USA. She had the opportunities to interact with individuals as well as social institutions working on the problems of street children. At the San Francisco University, she attended specialised courses in the field of rehabilitation programmes. Dr. Agarwalâ€™s first book â€˜Drug Abuse Socio-psychological Perspectives and Intervention Strategiesâ€™ was well received. This book is a result of her intensive study and research on street and working children.