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An event to share the findings of research to examine the impact of Covid-19 visiting restrictions on relatives of older care home residents.
A one-hour webinar exploring positive engagement with Scotland’s Gypsy/Travellers, and social work's role in challenging ‘othering’ in rural communities.
A University of Strathclyde survey on the impact of Covid-19 on the mental wellbeing of health and social care workers.

Three things: Wellbeing and resilience

A national hub to help health and social care workers and carers look after their physical and mental health.
A collection of resilience resources covering topics such as supervision, leadership, self-care, and support and learning.
Outlines the concept of emotional resilience and considers how the policy and practice of social work may influence the development of organisational cultures.

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