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Social Workers in Disability Conference and AGM

  • Wynns Hotel, Lr Abbey Street, Dublin
  • 9.30 Registration Programme Starts: 10pm – 4pm
  • 08 Nov 2013
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Price €25 for IASW Members €35 for non Members €15 Students

Who and What is Shaping our Future? “Ethical Dilemmas, Managing Risks and Decision Making in Modern Social Work Practice”

Conference Timetable

9.30a.m.            Tea/Coffee and Registration

9.50 a.m.          Welcome and Introduction – Frida Lowry, SWID Chairperson

10.00a.m.         John Ryan, Social Work Team Leader, KARE Services and Anne O’Loughlin, Principal Social Worker, National Rehabilitation Hospital

“Are we being led or driven?” – Decision making in day to day practice

11.00a.m.          Tea/coffee

11.20a.m.         Dr. Mary Keys, NUIG - “Positioning Social Work in a changing world”

12.30 p.m.      AGM and election of Officers

1.15 pm     Lunch

2.15             Ms. Mairin McCarthy, Solicitor, Board Member of Inclusion Ireland

“The implications of the new Capacity Bill”

3. 15            Plenary Session including discussion on service cutbacks

4.00            Close

 

3 CPD points have been awarded for this Conference