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Practitioner Research Edition - Winter2016

Practitioner Research Edition - Winter2016

Editoral by Dr. Sarah Donnelly & Dr. Carmel Halton

Research Connect


  • '....It Took a Leap of Faith.' Care and Connect; A Model for Pracitioner Research in Ireland. Authors: Dr. Sarah Donnelly & Professsor Janet Anand
  • Connecting Social Work with Integrated Health & Social Care . Authors: Gerard Philips
  • Children First, Parents Second: Determining Access and Contact Arrangements for Children in Long Term Care. Author: Eoin O'Mahoney
  • STAND - Support Through Art and Networking for Diabetes Parents Support Group. The opinions of the parents, pre and post group. Author: Helen O'Byrne
  • It's about more than housing: A feedback survey on service user experiences of a person centered housing project in the Irish mental health services. Authors: John Cowman, Meadhbh Cahill & Ciaran Cobb
  • Voices from Practice; Narratives of interrelated factors leading to mutual mistrust in social work encoutners with asylum-seeking families. Author: Dr. Colletta Dalikeni
  • Listening to Practitioners talking about CHild to Parent Violence and Abuse: some findings from an action research project with practitioners in Ireland. Author: Declan Coogan
  • Reflective Inquiry in Social Work Education: Outcomes of a Short Term Study of Graduates of a Postgraudate Programme in Practice Teaching and Supervision. Authors: Dr. Carmel Halton & Professor Nora Lyons
  • The Research Journey of a Mature Social Work Stsudent. Author: Louise McCormack
  • Obituary - Eleanor Holmes

Book Reviews

  • Subversive Action Extralegal Practices for Social Justice. By Mary Hurley


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