Safeguarding Adults in Social Work (Transforming Social Work Practice Series)
Format: Print Length
Publisher: Learning Matters; New chapter on Serious Case Reviews (TBC); More emphasis on Personalisation Agenda; More detail around carer issues edition (October 31, 2011)
Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub
Size: 5.1 MB
Downloadable formats: PDF
This fully-revised second edition looks at how practitioners and students can achieve best-practice when working with vulnerable adults. The first part of the book explores the evolution of concepts and policies for safeguarding adults, with particular reference to the Human Rights Act 1998 and the Capacity Act 2005. In the second section the focus shifts to good practice in empowering vulnerable adults. The final section focuses on developing effective professional and inter-professional practice.