Looks at evidence around methods for capturing the impact of social work interventions.
Published in ESSS Outlines on 11 Jun 2018
Summarises evidence relating to the effectiveness of women specific interventions in addressing complex needs and the role they may play as preventative strategies in children's services.
Published in ESSS Outlines on 4 Jun 2018
Explores the evidence around integrated assessment in children's services, including children's and families' experiences of the assessment process, good practice, electronic information systems, data protection, privacy and the potential impacts of surveillance.
Published in ESSS Outlines on 22 May 2018
The focus of this Insight is pre-birth child protection assessment and care planning, and more specifically, the lead social work role within this work.
Published in Insights on 22 May 2018
Summarises evidence relating to participation frameworks for children and young people in social care, including examples of good practice as well as specific contexts, such as in child protection, and with BAME and disabled youth.
Published in ESSS Outlines on 8 May 2018
Examines a wide-range of materials on how community-based interventions have been effective in supporting young people's social and emotional wellbeing.
Published in ESSS Outlines on 4 Apr 2018
Explores the impact of parental substance misuse on children and identifies evidence around effective methods of intervention for social workers.
Published in ESSS Outlines on 17 Nov 2017
Identifies evidence around good practice approaches to investigating child sexual abuse that may minimise harm or distress to children and non-abusing caregivers.
Published in ESSS Outlines on 16 Nov 2017
The value of participation by service users in shaping and improving practice and services is well recognised in much existing guidance and practice, but less so in relation to contact with families of children referred on child protection grounds.
Published in Insights on 15 Sep 2017
Published in Iriss on… on 19 Jun 2017