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Children

Parental alienation: ‘It is critical social workers know how to recognise this’

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Social worker’s comments about a service user to colleagues was misconduct, HCPC says

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Top tips for practice educators on assessment, supervision and anti-oppressive practice

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Workforce

12 essential Christmas gifts for social workers

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Children

‘The next thing I knew, my unborn child had a social worker’

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Local authority holds ‘good’ rating despite budget cut impacts on services

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Workforce

‘You won’t need any of that theory nonsense’: a student’s experience of a social work placement

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Workforce

Council in bid to reduce social work caseloads to 15 by hiring 20 more staff

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Adults

Council’s ‘confusion and inconsistency’ left severely learning-disabled man in unsuitable housing

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Workforce

Social work morale ‘beginning to improve’ at strike-hit council, Ofsted says

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Children

How can we better safeguard children taken out of the local authority area?

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Children

Adoption family finding: tips for writing a child’s profile

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Adults, Mental Health

Survey highlighting mental health discharge planning problems ‘no surprise’, experts say

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Community interest company model ‘added value’ to ‘good’ children’s services, Ofsted says

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‘Care Act breach’ judicial review over provider fees dismissed

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Plans for cap on social care costs in 2020 pulled by government

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