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Module Reading List

Social Work and Technology, 2021/22, Semester 1
Adam Boyes
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Association of Directors of Adult Social Services. (2019). Connected social care. London: ADASS.

Ballantyne, N. (2017) husITa celebrates its thirtieth anniversary (blog)

British Association of Social Workers (2018) Social media policy

Byrne Julie, Kirwan G., & Mc Guckin C. (2019). Social media surveillance in social work: Practice realities and ethical implications. Journal of Technology in Human Services 4 April 2019 Available through library catalogue here

British Association of Social Workers (2019) Plan to trial “big data analytics in social care sparks ethics debate

Gillingham Philip, & Graham Timothy. (2017). Big data in social welfare: The development of a critical perspective on social work's latest “electronic turn”. Australian Social Work, 70(2), 135-147 Available through library catalogue here

Goldingay S. & Boddy J. (2017) Preparing social work graduates for digital practice: Ethical pedagogies for effective learning. Australian Social Work, 70(2), 209-220 Available through library catalogue here

Jackson Rebecca (2019). Social media and social service workers. Glasgow: IRISS

Kirwan, Gloria (2019) Networked relationships in the digital age – messages for social work. Journal of Social Work Practice 33:2, 123-126 Available through library catalogue here

HEE/NHS (2018) A Health and Care Digital Capability Framework

HEE/RCN (2018) Every Nurse an e-Nurse Digital capabilities for 21st century nursing  

National Association of Social Workers, & et al. (2017). NASW, ASWB, CSWE, and CSWA standards for technology in social work practice. Washington, USA National Association of Social Workers

NHS Digital Information sharing presents major barrier to social workers 25 Jan 2018

Reay, Tommy (2018) Digital capability within social work (Blog 10 July 2018)

Somerville, L. & Brady, E, (2019) Young People and Social Networking Sites: Exploring the views and training opportunities of CAMHS social workers in Ireland. Journal of Social Work Practice, 33(2) 2019 Available through library catalogue here

Taylor, Amanda (2017) Professionalism, social work and the connected age

Westwood, Joanne (2019) Social media in social work practice. London: Sage Available through library cataloguer here

This list was last updated on 09/09/2021