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Policies and practice with 'vulnerable adults'

McCormick, Mick (2011). Policies and practice with 'vulnerable adults'. In: Seden, Janet; Matthews, Sarah; McCormick, Michael and Morgan, Alun eds. Professional Development in Social Work: Complex Issues in Practice. Post-qualifying Social Work. Abingdon: Routledge, pp. 104–109.

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Abstract

This chapter explores the range of roles and responsibilities social workers have in relation to 'vulnerable adults' - responsibilities which include engaging multi-agency colleagues in protecting and supporting this vulnerable service user group.

Item Type: Book Chapter
Copyright Holders: 2011 Janet Seden, Sarah Matthews, Mick McCormick and Alun Morgan, 2011 Mick McCormick
ISBN: 0-415-55336-9, 978-0-415-55336-0
Keywords: vulnerable adults; safeguarding; multi-agency; partnership; collaborative competence
Academic Unit/Department: Health and Social Care > Social Work
Item ID: 28375
Depositing User: Michael McCormick
Date Deposited: 24 Mar 2011 10:30
Last Modified: 23 Oct 2012 14:25
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/28375
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