Enhancing learning and teaching about mental health across the disciplines
Austerity is being deliberately targeted at poorer people who depend on public services, a BASW Cymru World Social Work Day event heard.
University of Wolverhampton academic Graeme Simpson told social workers at Cardiff University that disabled people are being particularly hard hit by service closures and tougher eligibility criteria. He said that councils will be forced to make cuts of nearly 75% by 2018-19, with more than half affecting services and benefits.
Mr Simpson used…Continue
Added by Mike Bush on March 30, 2014 at 11:35 — No Comments
On 6 March TCSW held its second debate on the new Communities of Interest platform, on the topic of professional resilience.
Given the stories that have been published over the last few weeks about stress and burn out in mental health and NHS…Continue
Added by Mike Bush on March 28, 2014 at 4:13 — No Comments