Events

Listed below are the next few events in the Department of Social Policy and Social Work. You can also take a look at upcoming and previous events using the links below:

Upcoming events

Wed
20
Nov

Is there a ‘best’ time for a person with dementia to move to a care home: emerging findings

Professor Jill Manthorpe of King's College London will discuss new research investigating what (if any) may be an optimal time for a person with dementia to move to a care home.

Wed
11
Dec

Conceptualising and Responding to Self-Neglect: The Challenge for Adult Safeguarding

An interactive event that will draw on two research projects conducted for the Department of Health and Skills for Care, considering causes of self-neglect and effective intervention strategies.

Wed
15
Jan

Supporting autistic adults without learning disabilities: what does the evidence tell us?

This event will look at the mental health and social/care needs and experiences of autistic adults without learning disabilities and models of care and support.

Wed
18
Mar

Understanding and Supporting Children with Harmful Sexual Behaviour

This event is a repeat of one held in June 2019 but with extended time allocated for practitioners to explore ways in which learning can be implemented in practice.

Seebohm Rowntree Building, Department of Social Policy and Social Work, University of York