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Research, projects and events on topics related to social work and social care.

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Apr 29, 2012

Helen Whincup, Teaching Fellow at the University of Stirling, reflects on a qualitative study of young people and their feelings about how they are involved, or not, in assessment and decision making. It was recorded at a Scottish Child Care and Protection Network meeting on 30 April 2012.

The Scottish Child Care and...


Apr 26, 2012

A novel use of the Sony PlayStation Portable (PSP). Releasing front line staff for training can be expensive and can cause operational difficulties. In addition, the effectiveness of classroom style training is open to question. When Keith Quinn, Senior Education and Workforce Development Adviser with the Scottish...


Apr 26, 2012

Risks of child maltreatment and sexual abuse. Reflecting on research findings and controversies, Lorraine Radford addressed a meeting of Scottish Child Care and Protection Network on 27 April 2012. She posed a number of questions, including: Are children's lives getting worse? Is there any evidence that our...