6 December 2011 Comparing experiences of users/care workers in cash-for-care systems in the UK and Norway (City University London)
Professor Karen Christensen (Visiting Research Fellow at SCWRU)
Information (doc, 379 KB)
17 November 2011 Margaret Butterworth Care Home Forum (Guy’s Campus, King’s College London)
Dr Vanessa Lawrence
Dr Jude Goyder
Information (pdf, 125 KB)
26 October 2011 Fit for Purpose! Celebrating Longer, Healthier Life and Getting 'Engaged' (Urswick School, London)
Includes: Jill Manthorpe as guest speaker
Information (pdf, 272 KB)
5 September 2011 INTERDEM Workshop: Raising the standard: better evaluations of psychosocial interventions in dementia care through improved methodology (The Hague)
Includes: Professor Manthorpe speaking on ‘Qualitative methods in the evaluation of psychosocial interventions.’ Info (doc, 44 KB)
6 July 2011 Specialist Modules - Third in the 'Reviews in a New Service Landscape' seminar series (Central London)
Further information (pdf, 94 KB)
June 30 June 2011
Dementia care in the community 12th annual conference, incorporating Technology in dementia care 11th annual conference. (Birmingham)
Includes Prof Jill Manthorpe: 'Quality of life, independence, dignity, safeguarding: will they survive the new commissioning and regulation changes?' Info/booking (pdf, 100 KB) 24 June 2011 Making use of social workers' and social work students' data: Exploring the potential for research, practice, education & policy. A consultation event. (King's College London)
Prof Jill Manthorpe
Carol Walker (GSCC): GSCC historical data for transfer
Dr Shereen Hussein: Overview of previous research employing analysis GSCC data records and future potential uses Letter of invitation (pdf, 87 KB)
/ Programme (pdf, 82 KB)
/ Booking form (doc, 22 KB) 22 June 2011
The Inquiry Journey - Second in the 'Reviews in a New Service Landscape' seminar series (Central London) 8 June 2011
Unravelling Reviews - First in the 'Reviews in a New Service Landscape' seminar series (Central London)
26 May 2011 Medication in Care Homes - 'The New Politics of Ageing' seminar series (King's College London)
20 May 2011 Social Work History Network: Debating the creation of a college of social work (King's College London)
Terry Bamford & Chris Hanvey
19 May 2011 Margaret Butterworth Care Home Forum (King's College London)
Jo Moriarty: 'Communication skills training in care homes: does it make a difference?'
Jackie Pool: 'Developing the dementia care workforce: the new qualifications structure'
Caroline Nicholson: 'Good Gossip: Using appreciative inquiry to further EOL care in care homes'
12 May 2011 Thinking about memory problems: before, during and after a diagnosis of dementia (Wellington, NZ)
10 May 2011 Ageing Population 2011 (QEII Conference Centre, London)
Jo Moriarty is amongst the speakers at this major event.
April 20 April 2011
Three themes in social work in England: cash for care, dementia and abuse (Deakin University, Geelong)
Jill Manthorpe 19 April 2011
The recent work of the Social Care Workforce Research Unit (University of Melbourne)
Jill Manthorpe 11 April 2011
Risk and safer services (University of New South Wales, Sydney)
Jill Manthorpe 7 April 2011
Social work reflections - past & present - on the social work role (King's College London)
Harry Marsh and Tim Cook: The contribution and relevance of Family Service Units (FSU) as seen through the eyes of its social workers.
Brian Dimmock: The frontline then and now - A video database of social workers talking about their careers.
March 24 March 2011
Migration in Social Care Work (London School of Economics)
Prof Jill Manthorpe will lead an LSE Health and Social Care Formal Seminar (12.30-13.45) at NAB.2.13 - New Academic Building. 7 March 2011
SSRG Annual Workshop 2011: Meeting the Challenge of Change Locally - Sharing innovation and information across social care and related services for children and adults (Birmingham)
Chaired by Martin Stevens
February 16 February 2011
Realising the New Vision for Adult Social Care (King's College London)
Jill Manthorpe and Don Brand speak at this event. 8 February 2011
Understanding Neglect: Issues for Assessment and Effective Intervention (King's College London) 7 February 2011
Capacity and Dementia: The Mental Capacity Act, Safeguarding and Personal Budgets (Norwich)
Jill Manthorpe will speak to Making Research Count, University of East Anglia and Norfolk Community Services - Adult Care. 1 / 2 February 2011
Excellence out of adversity: Innovative ways of supporting the health and social care workforce (Glasgow)
Jill Manthorpe and Shereen Hussein, both keynote speakers.
18 January 2011 Personal Budgets for Social Care (Hackney)
Jill Manthorpe (and Dr David Woodhead) speak at this event for City & Hackney Older People's Board.