055 Self Leadership in Social ...

May 6, 2015 by

Subtitled “Reflections from practice”a new book by Bill McKitterick that offers a fresh and innovative view on leadership for social workers and managers.

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051 Child Protection

Mar 5, 2015 by

It certainly has been child protection week! With the Prime Minister announcing his ideas for professionals in child protection to be charged with ‘wilful neglect’

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048 Jane Devine Social Work Sc...

Jan 11, 2015 by

She talks of initiatives, political support, policy priorities and hopes for the future in a wide ranging interview.

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020 Parenting news stories; Da...

Mar 7, 2014 by

Faye Dicker of Freelance Bristol Mum and I discuss some of the headlines that have made the papers this week. Included are the risks...

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The Voice of Social Work ̵...

Feb 14, 2014 by

“The spirit of social workers still stays the same” The Silver Jubilee of the British Association of Social Workers...

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Reflection in Social Work

Jan 28, 2014 by

In social work the opportunity to reflect on your practice is often neglected. The supervisory element of the job is, for a number of...

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Another Year and Still More Ho...

Dec 31, 2013 by

The Forgotten   Ron is homeless. Ron is sleeping rough. Ron used to be someone highly thought of by his family and his work...

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Vicarious Traumatisation on th...

Dec 10, 2013 by

Social workers’ health and well being “All emotions are contagious… both the ones that are pleasant and the ones...

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Social Work Stress and Anxiety

Nov 11, 2013 by

Social Work Stress and Anxiety Social work stress and anxiety is being exacerbated as work forces are diminishing and work loads are...

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