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8 04, 2019

Scotland Criminalises Psychological Domestic Abuse

2019-04-05T15:24:37+01:00

Professionals within social work have known for a long time that abuse isn’t always physical. It can involve manipulation of emotions, mental health and financial extortion to name but a few areas; but the clear [...]

Scotland Criminalises Psychological Domestic Abuse 2019-04-05T15:24:37+01:00
4 04, 2019

Reinstilling Child Road Safety for Family Safety Week

2019-04-04T11:06:25+01:00

This week marks Family Safety Week 2019, a coordinated effort from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents where they work to raise awareness about the thousands of preventable accidents that happen [...]

Reinstilling Child Road Safety for Family Safety Week 2019-04-04T11:06:25+01:00
2 04, 2019

Scotland Says Autism is a Difference Not a Disorder

2019-04-02T08:28:19+01:00

We’re all used to the term “Autism Spectrum Disorder” for someone who is on the autism scale in some way. However, a change is being demanded from our Northern nation; Scotland want to ‘redefine’ autism [...]

Scotland Says Autism is a Difference Not a Disorder 2019-04-02T08:28:19+01:00
30 03, 2019

The Risks of Misrepresenting Bipolar Disorder

2019-03-29T15:00:30+01:00

With all the best intentions, mental health is an undeniable minefield. Its very nature is incredibly personal, and thereby varies from person to person, with each instance of mental ill-health manifesting in a [...]

The Risks of Misrepresenting Bipolar Disorder 2019-03-29T15:00:30+01:00
29 03, 2019

NQSW explores relationships as the heart of social work

2019-03-29T12:14:39+01:00

Throughout my social work education, it was drummed into me the need to be a radical social worker. Fight for social justice they said, stand up to the establishment they said, [...]

NQSW explores relationships as the heart of social work 2019-03-29T12:14:39+01:00
28 03, 2019

My Social Work Story Series: NQSW’s journey to Social Work

2019-03-28T08:10:52+01:00

I completed my first degree in social welfare in 2003, going to university away from home straight after school. I then worked for a local authority in their homelessness team. I had [...]

My Social Work Story Series: NQSW’s journey to Social Work 2019-03-28T08:10:52+01:00
27 03, 2019

Add your front-line service to our Social Care Directory for free!

2019-03-27T17:55:27+01:00

We are continuing to expand our social care directory database on a National level and we're inviting all front-line social care service providers to join us. Whether 3rd sector, charity, voluntary, private or [...]

Add your front-line service to our Social Care Directory for free! 2019-03-27T17:55:27+01:00
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