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GIRFEC: Childhood, Citizenship and Children's Services - Better Learning, Better Behaviour

This podcast is taken from the 'GIRFEC: Childhood, Citizenship and Children's Services' Conference held in Glasgow on the 24-26 September. Session 3 - Building Better Childhoods, Responding to Need. Dr George Head, Senior Lecturer, University of Glasgow talks about better understanding and education while children learn.

GIRFEC: Childhood, Citizenship and Children's Services - Changing Children's Services - promoting and supporting informal care

This podcast is taken from the 'GIRFEC: Childhood, Citizenship and Children's Services' Conference held in Glasgow on the 24-26 September. Session 6 - Changing Children's Services - promoting and supporting informal care. Professor Robbie Gilligan, Trinity College Dublin talks about changing children services.

GIRFEC: Childhood, Citizenship and Children's Services - Changes in Support for Children and Families in Iceland: Social capitals, challenges and opportunities

This podcast is taken from the 'GIRFEC: Childhood, Citizenship and Children's Services' Conference held in Glasgow on the 24-26 September. Session 4 - Changing Children's Services. Professor Dóra Bjarnason. University of Iceland talks about the community and families behaviour in Iceland.

GIRFEC: Childhood, Citizenship and Children's Services - improving child health: discussion of evidence on promoting protective factors and reducing modifiable risk factors

This podcast is taken from the 'GIRFEC: Childhood, Citizenship and Children's Service' conference held in Glasgow on the 24-26 September. Professor Linda de Caestecker, Director of Public Health, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde talks about improve health care for children and young people.

GIRFEC: Childhood, Citizenship and Children's Services - Listening to Children: Taking children and young people's participation forward

This podcast is taken from the 'GIRFEC: Childhood, Citizenship and Children's Services' Conference held in Glasgow on the 24-26 September. Session 1 - Children's Voices, citizenship and inclusion.

GIRFEC: Childhood, Citizenship and Children's Services - Accountability and practical change in child welfare: Beyond professionalism

This podcast is taken from the 'GIRFEC: Childhood, Citizenship and Children's Services' Conference held in Glasgow on the 24-26 September. Session 4 - Changing Children's Services. Dr Mark Creekmore, University of Michigan talks about Accountability and practical change in child welfare.

Residential child care and the family metaphor : relations, relationships and relatedness - Andrew Kendrick

Podcast from the Strathclyde Faculty Professorial Lectures, 12/02/2009. Lecture by Professor Andrew Kendrick with an introduction by John Campbell, Senior Lecturer, Glasgow School of Social Work.

GIRFEC: Childhood, Citizenship and Children's Services - Accentuating the Positive: Resilience and desistance approaches - Malcolm Hill

This podcast is taken from the 'GIRFEC: Childhood, Citizenship and Children's Services' conference held in Glasgow on the 24-26 September. Session 2 - Building Better Childhoods, Understanding Contemporary Childhood. Chair Dr Bronwen Cohen, Chief Executive, Children in Scotland. Professor Malcolm Hill from the Glasgow School of Social Work, talk about the resilience and coping behaviour.

Reith Lectures 2001: the end of age

The Reith Lectures were inaugurated in 1948 by the BBC to mark the historic contribution made to public service broadcasting by Sir John (later Lord) Reith, the corporation's first director-general. Each year, the BBC invites a leading figure to deliver a series of lectures on radio.

The 2001 Reith Lectures are on 'The End of Age' and contain 5 lectures by Tom Kirkwood, Professor of Medicine and head of the Department of Gerontology at the University of Newcastle.

GIRFEC: Childhood, Citizenship and Children's Services - Getting It Right for Every Child: Promoting effective change

This podcast is taken from the 'GIRFEC: Childhood, Citizenship and Children's Services' Conference held in Glasgow on the 24-26 September. Session 4 - Changing Children's Services. Bill Alexander. Head of Children's Services for NHS Highland and Highland Council talks about the principles and standards involved in children welfare.