18 February 2004

PC or not PC?

Rumours of a backlash against political correctness in social work have been greatly exaggerated.

29 April 2003

Registering distrust

It will take more than checklists and codes to restore public confidence in social workers.

2 August 2002

Mental healthcare in the balance

The UK Mental Health Bill captures society's shift from rehabilitating the mentally ill towards helping them just to 'survive'.

29 November 2001

Stressing vulnerability

A senior lecturer in social work wonders who gains from the preoccupation with workplace stress.

14 August 2001

A mad approach to mental illness

The UK government's focus on public safety in the mental health debate will do nothing for the mentally ill - or for public safety.