Growing spaces as a way of understanding and developing genuine partnerships

An Interview with Jackie Martin and Julie Gosling. Jackie Martin is Principal Lecturer in Social Work, De Montfort University, UK. She works with service users and carers on the Post Qualifying Social Work Award and carries out research with service users. Julie … Continue reading

Report from University of Plymouth Service User and Carer Group

A Report for the Academic Year 2011/12 from: Service User and Carer Consultative Group, University of Plymouth, BA (Hons) Social Work, MA Social Work, Doctorate in Clinical Psychology This report reflects everything we are doing during this current year and is … Continue reading

User involvement in health and social care education – a concept analysis

Recent article by Christine Rhodes This paper presents an evaluative discussion of the literature, and findings from a concept analysis which explores user involvement in the context of health and social care higher education in the United Kingdom. User involvement … Continue reading

Member of Parliament meets service users shaping social work education

HORNCHURCH and Upminster MP Angela Watkinson has undertaken a fact-finding visit to see how service users are helping to shape the social work degree course at Havering College. The Conservative MP met a group of service users and carers whose … Continue reading