SSSKS kicks off 2019 with new developments in access to their online library; e-learning sessions to support your access to this and On the Road workshops you can book for your community of practice.
IRISS have published a new Insight on restorative justice, written by Steve Kirkwood, University of Edinburgh. Another useful learning resource for Practice Educators, students and practitioners.
The next meeting of the Tayside and Fife Professional Forum for anyone with an interest in social work will have a focus on Risk, Relationships and Professional Practice.
Three different perspectives will be presented following which there will be an opportunity to explore and discuss the issues raised.
IRISS have published a series of stories of service user involvement in Social Work Education.
A professional development opportunity has become available within Social Work at the University of Dundee.
Calling all practice educators and link supervisors don’t miss the next ‘Community of Practice Learning event’, University of Edinburgh, 16th October 2pm until 4.30pm. Pop-up lecture by Douglas Sharp, the title is “Supporting Students mental well-being” VENUE: Practice Learning Suite…
Dr Neil Thompson, writer, educator and advisor in Social Work, invites us to subscribe to his YouTube channel.
For all in Social Work- students and practitioners alike- it is critical that we are informed about the impact of poverty and understand our roles in combating this, in partnership with health and third sector partners. How is Scotland marking this week and how can we get involved?
Supporting students’ mental well-being is the subject of a pop-up lecture by Douglas Sharp at the University of Edinburgh.
Service user and carer involvement in social work education is mandatory in Scotland. There is a lot of learning to share with educators and practitioners working across health, social care and public services generally. It is also relevant to policy-makers committed to mainstreaming person-centred or person-led approaches and true partnership working.