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Social Workers – Our forgotten heroines and heroes

Prof June Thoburn who was recognised for outstanding work as a social worker and in support of social workers.

Like many people the closest I get these days to social workers is looking at the ‘Clare in the Community’ cartoons in the Guardian by the incomparable Harry Venning. 1,165 more words

Public Health

Adoption inquiry

The British Association of Social Workers (BASW) has launched what they expect to be a year-long inquiry to consider the role of social work in adoption processes in the UK. 217 more words

IICSA

Meet Guy Shennan

Guy Shennan is the chair of BASW and he is in Edinburgh for the SASW Awards tomorrow night. He is keen to meet with social work practitioners, both members and non-members. 20 more words

Professional & Work

“Helping parents to be the parents they want to be.” Non-violent Resistance as a response to Child to Parent Violence

Two particular things stuck with me after my recent visit to listen to the Birmingham CAMHS team on the adoption of Non-violent Resistance (NVR) in their work with families: 648 more words

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