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Child Welfare Reporters: a question of competence? – section8.scot

There is a lack of knowledge around child development, attachment, domestic abuse, family dynamics, and little understanding of what might constitute a risk of harm to a child. There is often a lack of curiosity and over reliance on what seems, at first glance, most apparent. And where there is clear indication of likely harm […]

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Stepping forward to 2020/21: The mental health workforce plan for England

Following graduation from undergraduate medical school, there are a number of points along the ‘pipeline’ for psychiatrists where potential supply can be lost: • Not enough newly qualified doctors choosing/able to train in psychiatry. In 2016, only 349 of the advertised 417 Core Psychiatry Training places were filled by a trainee (83%). The percentage of […]

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Social work education and training in mental health, addictions and suicide

Social workers are among the largest group of professionals in the mental health workforce and play a key role in the assessment of mental health, addictions and suicide. Most social workers provide services to individuals with mental health concerns, yet there are gaps in research on social work education and training programmes. The objective of […]

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Further additional provisions relevant to relocation:

Further additional provisions relevant to relocation: Article 13.5 13.5 Where the subject matter of the dispute includes an issue as to the permanent relocation of any child to any of the jurisdictions identified in Art.2.2(c), the arbitrator, after liaising with the parties to the arbitration, shall identify in the determination the steps necessary to give […]

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