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24 Apr

Contested values of social work in time and place. Exploring ‘origins of social care and social work’

24 April 2024, 08:30 to 10:15

Mark Henrickson (New Zealand), Prospera Tedam (Dublin), Sarah Banks (Durham), Linda Harms-Smith…

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25 Apr

Towards equitable futures: Reimagining trans health and social care

25 April 2024, 12:30 to 14:00

A panel discussion about trans health and social care led by Adam Shepherd

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8 May

Home Care Research Forum May 2024

8 May 2024, 14:00 to 16:00

Dr Bethany Manning; Drs Kate Hamblin, Diane Burns, & Cate Goodlad

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21 May

Psychological approaches to working with people experiencing homelessness

21 May 2024, 10:00 to 11:00

Dr Kari Vyas & Dr Lily Krause, Highly Specialist Clinical Psychologists, Psychology in Hostels…

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17 Jun

Social work and neglect 1948-today: From 'the cruelty man' and 'the problem family' via 'prevention' to 'safeguarding'

17 June 2024, 14:00 to 16:00

June Thoburn, Michael Lambert, Marian Brandon

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18 Jun

Primary health care services for people who are homeless - what works?

18 June 2024, 10:00 to 11:00

Dr Maureen Crane and Dr Louise Joly, both from the Homelessness Research Programme

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