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This report provides a summary of the main areas covered in the Chief Social Work Officer Annual Reports. It offers a general overview of the social work landscape in Scotland drawn from the 30 CSWO…
This Insight provides practitioners with an overview of the current and developing youth justice policies, and a discussion of the proposed United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC…
This Insight examines the view that trauma offers one perspective on human suffering, but it may not necessarily be the most helpful. It presents an overview of the available research detailing…
A summary for practitioners and suicide prevention providers who work with older people.

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Help keep people safe from neglect

Self-neglect and neglect of adults are being highlighted this year as part of Scotland’s national Adult Support and Protection Day 2023, on 20 February. This video explains some of the signs of self…

Seen something? Say something

Help keep people safe from neglect

Self-neglect and neglect of adults are being highlighted this year as part of Scotland’s national Adult Support and Protection Day 2023, on 20 February. This video explains some of the signs of self…

Tricky friends

Are your friends “good” friends, who make you feel safe and enjoy spending time with you?

To celebrate Scotland’s National Adult Support and Protection Awareness Day we want to make sure that adults in Scotland are as safe as possible, year round, because staying safe matters every day.
Provides an overview of the literature on service provision for autism in Scotland.
Provides an overview of the literature on how to best support the relationships of siblings in care.
Examines how and why fetal alcohol spectrum disorders are relevant to social work and the implications for practice.