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Professional Practice Two Social Work

Professional Practice 2, 2019/20, Semester 1, 2
Iain Moody
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue


COULSHED V. & ORME J, 2006 Social Work Practice an introduction(4th ed) Basingstoke: Palgrave

MILNER J, O’BYRNE P, 2009 Assessment in Social Work, 3rd Edition: Palgrave

PARKER J, & BRADLEY G, 2010 Social Work Practice: assessment, planning intervention and review (3rd ed) Exeter: Learning Matters

KOPROWSKA J,  2010 Communication and Interpersonal Skills in Social Work 3rd edition. Exeter: Learning Matters

THOMPSON N, 2009 People Skills (3rd ed) Basingstoke: Palgrave

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ADAMS R,DOMINELLI L & PAYNE M (eds),2009 Social work: themes, issues and critical debates. Basingstoke: Palgrave in association with Open University.

BANKS S, 2006 Ethics and Values in Social Work (3rd edition) Basingstoke: Palgrave

DOEL, M. 2010. Social Work Placements: A Travellers Guide Routledge: London

DOEL, M. 2002. Learning, practice and assessment : signposting the portfolio London: Jessica Kingsley

LISHMAN J, 2007 Handbook for practice learning in social work and social care London:Jessica Kingsley

NASH M, MUNFORD R, & O ’DONOGHUE K, 2005 Social work theories in action London: Jessica Kingsley

THOMPSON N, 2007 Power and empowerment Lyme Regis: Russell House

THOMPSON N, 2005 Understanding Social Work: Preparing for Practice (2nd ed) Basingstoke: Palgrave

WILSON K., RUCH G., LYMBERY M., COOPER A., 2008. Social work : an introduction to contemporary practice . Harlow: Pearson Longman

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Government publications  

DEPARTMENT FOR EDUCATION. 2011. The Munro Review of Child Protection : final report : a child-centred system London: The Stationary Office Limited Available online

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, 1995. Child protection : messages from research. London: The Stationary Office  

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, 1999. Framework for the Assessment of Children In Need and their Families, London: The Stationary Office

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, 2000. No secrets : guidance on developing and implementing multi-agency policies and procedures to protect vulnerable adults from abuse. London: The Stationary Office

AUDIT COMMISSION, 2002. Integrated services for older people : building a whole system approach in England. London: The Stationary Office

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, 2010. Working Together to Safeguard Children London: The Stationary Office
Available from the World Wide Web:

This is a large document but chapter 5 is excellent on the child protection process

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British Journal of Social Work.

Journal of social work values and ethics

European Journal of Social Work

Qualitative Social Work

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Websites an electronic Library for Social Care.

New Social Worker Online An online magazine for social work students and recent graduates. Social Work Cafe Informal social work site. World Wide Web Resources for Social Workers

General Social Care Council Department of Health

Department for Education

Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE)

British Association of Social Workers  


This list was last updated on 26/07/2011