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Man with learning disabilities wins damages after human rights breach

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First stages of social work accreditation could cost £3.5 million

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Social worker struck off after ‘deplorable conduct’ revealed by audio recording

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Service user group intervenes in ‘Care Act breach’ court appeal

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Workforce

‘Too involved’ or ‘unable to cope': how can we bring emotions into social work?

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Children

Improvement notice issued to ‘inadequate’ children’s services

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Top tips for practice educators working with a struggling student

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Children

‘Competing priorities’ affecting social work assessments, inspection finds

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Social workers threaten strike unless working conditions improve

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Adults

Councils split over value of named social worker pilot

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Children

Building a team around the social worker: how a council is reducing demand and supporting staff

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Workforce

Tackling burnout: why organisations need to be ‘trauma-informed’

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Adults

Council criticised for not consulting woman before banning relative from visiting care home

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Adults

Will a new Mental Health Act tackle ethnic inequalities?

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Workforce

Goodbyes and endings need careful planning and time to grieve

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Social worker who blamed ‘workload, computer failings and colleagues’ for misconduct sanctioned

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