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Independent Foster Care: Predators, pioneers or partners?

Foster care in the UK, especially in England is no longer an exclusively independent public sector activity. Around 20% of UK children are placed with foster carers attached to no-governmental foster agencies. Dr Clive Sellick, University of East Anglia. Glasgow School of Social Work Research Seminar Series.

OpenLearn : the Open University's open content initiative

This podcast looks at the Open University's OpenLearn initiative and its use of the Creative Commons licensing model to manage copyright and share content.

Parent's perspective

This podcast is presented by Alison Leask who is Chair of Autism Argyll and a teaching associate at the National Centre for Autism Studies at the University of Strathclyde. She recently worked at NHS Education for Scotland (NES) developing information resources for parents and participated in curriculum development for NHS staff. She is a parent of a young man with Asperger Syndrome.

Social Work, Eligibility and Justice : Moral Economies of Practice

This podcast is part of the Glasgow School of Social Work Research Seminar Series and presents Dr. Tony Evans, York University, talking about the moral economics of practice.

Criminal Justice Social Work in Three Countries : Scotland, Canada and Ireland

This podcast is taken from the Glasgow School of Social Work Research Seminar Series and presents Dennis Bracken, University of Manitoba, talking about criminal justice in Scotland, Canada and Ireland.

Consumers in Professionalised Services

This podcast is taken from the Scottish Policy Innovation Forum and presents Gill Hogg, University of Strathclyde, talking about consumers of professionalised services such as patients, service users and clients.

Citizens, Clients and Consumers in the Welfare State

This podcast is taken from the Scottish Policy Innovation Forum and presents Martin Powell talking about citizens, clients and consumers in the welfare state.

Looked-after Children's Health Initiative

This podcast is part of the Social Work and Health Inequalities Research Seminar Series and presents Roisin Mulholland and Elaine Greaves talking about a looked-after children's health initiative.

Interpreting Children's Centres Policy : will welfare reform increase health inequalities?

This podcast is part of the Social Work and Health Inequalities Research Seminar Series and presents Pam Carter talking about welfare reform and health inequalities.

From the rational to the relational : an exploration of an ethic of care

This podcast is part of the Glasgow School of Social Work Research Seminar Series. In this podcast Laura Steckley, Irene Stevens and Mark Smith talk about an ethic of care.