Making Research Count events 2013/14

Previous events

Does personalisation affect service users' levels of risk?

Wednesday 9 July 2014

Dr Fiona Aspinal of the University of York & Dr Martin Stevens of Kings College, London will lead this event, looking at whether personalisation affects service users' levels of risk.

Taking on and taking over; physically disabled young adults and their care and support arrangements

Thursday 26 June 2014

The findings of the Taking on and taking over research; physically disabled young adults and their care and support arrangements; Presentation of research findings; men living with long-term conditions. In partnership with the Social Policy Research Unit, University of York and the Norah Fry Research Centre, University of Bristol Bursaries are available for staff and volunteers from voluntary and community groups and charities; please ask for details.

Placing disabled children for adoption

Thursday 12 June 2014

Dr. Sarah Bunt of the University of Bedfordshire will present three significant themes to emerge from her research into the adoption of disabled children. She will be joined by Andy Stott of the Adoption Register for England and Wales.

Council managed personal budgets:developments in the home care market and the role of brokers

Thursday 22 May 2014

This seminar will focus on findings from recent interviews with commissioning managers and council brokers. For MRC Subscribers, this is an adult subscribers event. Bursaries are available for staff and volunteers from voluntary and community groups and charities; please ask for details.

Social work in the 21st Century

Friday 9 May 2014

MRC Seminar, in partnership with ICMHSR. Discuss current issues facing social work with Chief Social Worker for Children, Isabelle Trowler and the Chief Social Worker for Adults, Lynn Romeo. Also featuring PhD students from SPSW on the latest research into children and adults social work.

Supporting young people from care to adulthood: research, policy and practice

Wednesday 26 March 2014

This seminar will give participants an oportunity to explore how they can promote the resilience of young people on their pathways from care to adulthood.

MRC Seminar: Connectedness as a component of recovery

Thursday 27 February 2014

The role of practitioners in personal and community networks. Making Research Count (York) Seminar.

MRC Seminar: Looking after ourselves

Thursday 12 December 2013

Looking after ourselves; Resilience and self-care in social work practitioners. Mike Bush and Martin Webber. Making Research Count Seminar.

Substance misuse and 'whole family' interventions

Thursday 5 September 2013

Making Research Count (University of York) Seminar for Adult and Children's Services. Thursday 5th September 2013

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