Ruth Hardy

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    Adults, Children, Coronavirus

    Social work podcasts to support you through Covid-19

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    Social work leaders, Workforce

    Retention bonuses paid by half of children’s services departments, research finds

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    Social work leaders, Workforce

    Safe, supported and happy to go to work: how local authorities can retain their social workers

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    Inform Children

    Podcast: Neglect, poverty and affluence

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    Inform Children

    Podcast: Looked-after children and self-harm

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    Inform Adults

    Podcast: What skills do social workers need for strengths-based practice?

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    Inform Children

    Podcast: Fabricated or induced illness: what it is and what the signs are

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    Children

    Evidence database for children’s social workers launched

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    Children

    Child sexual abuse: key advice for social workers working in this area

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    Children

    Disguised compliance: applying a relationship-based approach

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    Adults

    Domestic violence protection notices and orders: what social workers need to know

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    Inform Adults

    Safeguarding adults with dementia: top tips

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    Children

    Child development from two to five years: communication and play

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    Inform Children

    Tips for social workers on cultural competence

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    Adults

    Co-production with individuals: key advice for social workers

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    Adults, Children

    Social work with transgender people: what good practice looks like

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