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Celebrating World Social Work Day

18 March 2019

World Social Work Day sees professionals worldwide celebrate achievements from across the sector. To support this, Research in Practice has released an open access webinar.

Further places available on Practice Supervisor Development Programme

13 March 2019

Senior colleagues in local authorities are invited to nominate participants who would benefit from being part of the Practice Supervisor Development Programme.

New learning events, publications and resources

18 February 2019

The new Delivery Programme details upcoming Research in Practice publications, resources, workshops, webinars, conferences and more over the next twelve months.

Pilot sites announced for project to improve mental health and wellbeing assessments for children entering care

04 February 2019

Following a competitive application process we are delighted to announce nine areas from across England that will be working to pilot new mental health and wellbeing assessments for children entering care.

Contribute to research and policy work into the prevention of child sexual abuse

29 January 2019

Research in Practice, in partnership with the University of Bedfordshire, are conducting an evaluation of the Centre of Expertise on Child Sexual Abuse.

Contact after adoption resources updated

21 January 2019

Research in Practice has updated the open access resources to support practitioners making plans for contact after adoption.

New open access briefing on the relationship between contextual, complex and transitional safeguarding

11 January 2019

Research in Practice and partners have released a new briefing note outlining what is meant by the terms complex, contextual and transitional safeguarding, and how these approaches overlap and complement one another.

New learning resources

19 December 2018

New Research in Practice learning resources support social care professionals across various roles. Key themes include mental health, coercive and controlling behaviour, digital professionalism and more.

Season's Greetings, from Research in Practice

18 December 2018

Wishing you a merry Christmas and a happy New Year. With best wishes from the team at Research in Practice.

Frequently asked questions - Practice Supervisor Development Programme

26 November 2018

Research in Practice, together with consortium partners, have brought together some of the frequently asked questions about the Practice Supervisor Development Programme.

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