My Life My Way - George Gordon

Iriss.fm, episode 139

Michael McEwan of Able Radio talks to George Gordon, a part-time receptionist with with SCLD who has previously worked with Common Knowledge as an interviewer on the Special Olympics and as a support worker. He has also worked on the SCLD Citizen Leadership programme. He talks about the challenge of attending college while working as a School Traffic Patroller and has advice on how to deal with bullying and verbal abuse.

Hate Crime Awareness Week 2015

Iriss.fm, episode 138

Hate Crime Awareness Week takes place 10-17 October 2015. In this episode Michael McEwan of Able Radio finds out why we need an awareness week and what is happening in Glasgow from Brian Scott (Development Manager - Glasgow Disability Alliance), Pauline Kelly (Hate Crime Policy Officer - Community Safety Glasgow) and Graham Stirling (Police Officer from Safer Communities Department of Greater Glasgow Police Division).

Understanding Attachment Theory

the basic principles of attachment theory

The objective of this learning object is to enable students to understand the basic principles of attachment theory and its importance for practice. This resource defines attachment, examines the components of attachment theory, patterns of attachment behaviour as well as attachment, abuse and neglect.