Social Work

Projects related to Social Work

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Permanently Progressing? Phase Two: Middle Childhood
PI: Dr Helen Whincup
Funded by: The Nuffield Foundation and Donors (UK)

Developing the evidence base for social care responses to children / families affected by domestic abuse
PI: Professor Jane Callaghan
Funded by: Economic and Social Research Council

Living Archives in Residential Child Care: using the past to inform the future
PI: Dr Ruth Emond
Funded by: Arts and Humanities Research Council

Children living with domestic violence – understanding the effects on children’s wellbeing using longitudinal data
PI: Dr Fiona Morrison
Funded by: The Nuffield Foundation

Governing parental opioid use: a relational ethnography
PI: Professor Anne Whittaker
Funded by: Economic and Social Research Council

Consultancy ECPAT training
PI: Dr Paul Rigby
Funded by: University of Kent

Water and Fire: Understanding and reducing risk with 15 “Best Bets” for enhancing capacity for transformative adaptation with vulnerable township residents on the Cape Flats in Cape Town, South Africa.
PI: Professor Dalene Swanson
Funded by: Economic and Social Research Council

From fuel to pot: an interdisciplinary partnership to address the role of solid fuel use in food preparation in the household in Kenya and Malawi.
PI: Dr Isabelle Uny
Funded by: Arts and Humanities Research Council

Everyday care: what makes it therapeutic for children in residential care?
PI: Dr Ruth Emond
Funded by: The Sir Halley Stewart Trust

Evaluation of ‘Parents Involved in their Children’s Learning’ (PICL) project
PI: Dr Hannah Hale
Funded by: Midlothian Sure Start

Creating better lives? An Evaluation of the Life Changes Trust
PI: Dr Louise McCabe
Funded by: Life Changes Trust

Constructions of children and parents during the reform of family law in Scotland
PI: Dr Fiona Morrison
Funded by: The Carnegie Trust

Supporting separated migrant children to thrive during COVID-19
PI: Professor Fiona Copland
Funded by: Economic and Social Research Council

Developing The UNICEF Child Climate Risk Index (CCRI)
PI: Professor Lena Dominelli
Funded by: UNICEF

Equalities, empowerment and the experience of care: An evaluation for the Life Changes Trust
PI: Professor Jane Callaghan
Funded by: Life Changes Trust

Safer Places Evaluation
PI: Dr Ruth Emond
Funded by: Aberlour Child Care Trust

Domestic Abuse Seminar Series
PI: Professor Jane Callaghan
Funded by: Delegates - Conferences

Evaluation of Midlothian Sure Start and their Provision for Fathers
PI: Dr Hannah Hale
Funded by: Midlothian Sure Start

'Vulnerable' families in a time of pandemic
PI: Professor Jane Callaghan
Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

Covid19 & Community Resilience With A Focus On Preparedness Flooding
PI: Dr Tony Robertson
Funded by: Scottish Flood Forum (SFF)

Make a Change
PI: Professor Jane Callaghan
Funded by: Lincolnshire Police & Crime Commissioner

Peer mentoring for young people leaving care
PI: Professor Jane Callaghan
Funded by: Falkirk Council

Befriending Services for unaccompanied asylum-seeking children in Scotland
PI: Dr Paul Rigby
Funded by: Scottish Government

Safe, Health and Empowered: a holistic programme of support for women and girls who are affected by domestic violence and abuse in Northamptonshire
PI: Professor Jane Callaghan
Funded by: University of Northampton

Open Kindergarten
PI: Professor Jane Callaghan
Funded by: Scottish Government

Evaluation of Edinburgh Child Protection Committee training
PI: Dr Duncan Helm
Funded by: Edinburgh Child Protection Committee

The experiences of victims in the criminal justice system: a qualitative research project
PI: Professor Jane Callaghan
Funded by: National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children

Mentoring for Children and Young People: an Evaluation
PI: Professor Jane Callaghan
Funded by: Renfrewshire Council

NHS Forth Valley Managers' Training
PI: Dr Duncan Helm
Funded by: NHS Forth Valley

Experiences and impact of child language brokering in health care settings
PI: Dr Sian Lucas
Funded by: Chief Scientist Office

Services for Children Experiencing Domestic Abuse
PI: Professor Jane Callaghan
Funded by: Action for Children

Centre for Child Wellbeing and Protection Conference
PI: Professor Jane Callaghan
Funded by: Delegates - Conferences

IAPT project with Northampton
PI: Professor Jane Callaghan
Funded by: University of Northampton

Peri-natal Evaluation
PI: Dr Sian Lucas
Funded by: Quarriers

Towards best practice in educating and supporting separated children in Scotland Research Tender Specification
PI: Dr Sian Lucas
Funded by: Scottish Refugee Council

Building a Movement: Community Development and Community Resilience in Response to Extreme Events
PI: Dr Sandra Engstrom
Funded by: National Centre for Resilience Scotland

Evaluation of the Safe Strong and Free Programme
PI: Professor Jane Callaghan
Funded by: Safe Strong and Free

Scottish Government - Child Trafficking
PI: Dr Paul Rigby
Funded by: Scottish Government

Permanently progressing: Outcomes for children in Scotland accommodated before age 5
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Funded by: British Association for Adoption & Fostering and Confidential Donor

Safeguarder Post-assessment Training
PI: Dr Duncan Helm
Funded by: Children 1st

Taking Action on Child Poverty
PI: Professor Jane Callaghan
Funded by: Delegates - Conferences

Administrative Data Research Centre - Scotland
PI: Professor Alasdair Rutherford
Funded by: Economic and Social Research Council

HEFCE Safeguarding catalyst funding: Safe places project
PI: Professor Jane Callaghan
Funded by: University of Northampton

Evaluation of the Ruchazie Family Resource Centre
PI: Dr Sian Lucas
Funded by: Quarriers

Early Years Resource Consultant
PI: Professor Jane Callaghan
Funded by: Women’s Aid Federation of England

Nurturing Citizenship in the Early Years
PI: Professor Jane Callaghan
Funded by: Glasgow Centre for Population Health

OK Open Kindergarten
PI: Professor Jane Callaghan
Funded by: Scottish Government

Responding to Unaccompanied Minors in Scotland
PI: Dr Paul Rigby
Funded by: The Carnegie Trust

Research Brief for East Ayrshire Child Protection Committee
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Funded by: East Ayrshire Council

Development of a Supervision Practice Guide for Workers in Scotland's Social Services
PI: Ms Frances Patterson
Funded by: Scottish Social Services Council

Research to identify what good leadership looks like in Scotland's social services
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Funded by: Scottish Social Services Council

Leadership learning pathway for middle managers across Scotland’s social services
PI: Ms Frances Patterson
Funded by: Scottish Social Services Council

Identification of middle manager leadership learning needs in Scotland’s social services
PI: Ms Frances Patterson
Funded by: Scottish Social Services Council

Exploring views on 'nurture' approaches to early years provision in Glasgow
PI: Dr Christine Stephen
Funded by: Glasgow Centre for Population Health

Food for Thought: Food based training, assessment and intervention tools for carers of looked after young people
PI: Dr Ruth Emond
Funded by: Economic and Social Research Council

Scoping, clarification and analysis of the middle manager role across Scotland's social services
PI: Ms Frances Patterson
Funded by: Scottish Social Services Council

Literature review 'Uncertain Legacies: resilience and institutional child abuse'.
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MARS Director Multi-Agency Resource Centre
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Funded by: Scottish Government

Review of Child Neglect in Scotland
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Funded by: Scottish Government

Children Affected by Parental Substance Misuse (CAPSM)
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Funded by: South Ayrshire Council

Making Decisions about risk? Then please think about these things
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Funded by: Altrum

A practice framework on resilience.
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Funded by: The Benevolent Society Australia

Improving outcomes for children of parents with problem substance misuse
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Funded by: Aberlour Child Care Trust

Meeting Children's needs for Care and Protection: Development of a Collaborative Research Proposal for the Scottish Child Care and Protection Network
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Funded by: The Carnegie Trust

The Impact on New Public Management Policies and Perspectives on Professional Social Work
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Funded by: Economic and Social Research Council

LARCI Placement Fellowship
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Funded by: Economic and Social Research Council and Stirling Council

Analysis of Leadership Activity and Development Needs in Scotland's Social Services
PI: Ms Frances Patterson
Funded by: Scottish Social Services Council

How is the Concept of Resilience Operationalised in Practice with Vulnerable Children?
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Funded by: BASPCAN

Kinship Carers and Children Affected by parental Substance Misuse
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Funded by: BASPCAN

Exploring the place of values in the new social work degree.
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Funded by: Iriss

Young People's Experiences of, and Participation in, the Fostering Process
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Funded by: Kibble Education and Care Centre

Training for Trainers on the Children at the Centre Materials to Multi-disciplinary Groups
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Funded by: University of Glasgow

Resilience Knowledge Exchange Social Network.
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Funded by: Scottish Social Networks

A Systematic review of evidence that can inform the development of practice in supporting children and young exposed people to parental substance misuse
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Funded by: Scottish Government

Children's Voices in Kinship Care
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Funded by: Children 1st

An assessment of the operation of the Named Person role and its interaction with other forms of patient representation
PI: Dr Kathryn Mackay
Funded by: Scottish Government

SCCPN
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Funded by: University of Dundee

Proposal for the evaluation of training in child protection offered by Children at the Centre
PI: Kate Skinner
Funded by: Iriss