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Question: Assessment 6: Legal responsibilities, processes and procedures.

1. Evaluate a range of care orders using statutory requirements, needs and implementation methods.

2. Discuss social work skills required for working within court procedures and processes.

Answer: A care order is a court order that places a child under a Local Authority and can continue in till the child...


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  • Subject: Social Work
  • Course: Social care with families level 4
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 2nd/3rd
  • Mark: Not available
  • Words: 966
  • Date submitted: October 03, 2012
  • Date written: July, 2012
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 4294

Question: Explain what integrated agency working is. Give an example.

Answer: Integrated agency working focuses on enabling and encouraging professionals to work together effectively to deliver front line service. It is also a...


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  • Subject: Social Work
  • Course: Social care with families level 4
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 2nd/3rd
  • Mark: Not available
  • Words: 999
  • Date submitted: October 03, 2012
  • Date written: June, 2012
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 4293

Question: Discuss how social work assessment and care planning is carried out, including statutory requirement pre-requisites. Describe how review processes are conducted.

Answer: After a referral has been received and assigned the social services department has one working day to decide whether to take any...


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  • Subject: Social Work
  • Course: Social care with families level 4
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 2nd/3rd
  • Mark: Not available
  • Words: 805
  • Date submitted: October 03, 2012
  • Date written: July, 2012
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 4292

Question: Law in Social Work Practice

Answer: The relationship between law and social work is a complex one. This complexity is, in part, reflected in the National Occupational Standards...


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  • Subject: Social Work
  • Course: Social Work Practice
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 2nd/3rd
  • Mark: 80%
  • Words: 5011
  • Date submitted: February 05, 2012
  • Date written: April, 2011
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 3987

Question: Using an example from practice, critically examine the idea of the ‘stages of development’ and its impact on professional practice with reference to adulthood/mid-life.

Answer: The sheer number of theories about human growth and development sometimes seems to threaten to overwhelm social work practice but, as social...


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  • Subject: Social Work
  • Course: Human Growth and Development
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 2nd/3rd
  • Mark: 65%
  • Words: 2427
  • Date submitted: February 04, 2012
  • Date written: February, 2010
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 3986

Question: Choose one key debate or issue that has been investigated in your elective. Make a critical analysis of the debate locating it in terms of policy, reflective professional practice and an analysis of the professional skills required. (Addiction / Substance Misuse)

Answer: Parental dependency on alcohol and/or drugs and its effects on children and family life in general has long been an area of...


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  • Subject: Social Work
  • Course: M.A. in Social Work
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 2nd/3rd
  • Mark: 68%
  • Words: 2519
  • Date submitted: February 04, 2012
  • Date written: July, 2011
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 3985

Question: Why do some people advocate ‘independent living’ and ‘direct payments’ to replace care services? Are there arguments against this idea?
TMA 01

Answer: Ideas of independence in modern society are ‘focusing on professional assessment of ability and inability’. (Morris, 1995 p,166) Professionals such as social...


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  • Subject: Social Work
  • Course: Introduction to health and social care
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 1st
  • Mark: 70%
  • Words: 1566
  • Date submitted: June 15, 2011
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 3823

Question: How can practitioners protect children in cases of domestic violence?

Answer: In a conference held by the Social Services Inspectorate of England and Wales it was identified that ‘Social work has come rather...


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  • Subject: Social Work
  • Course: Social Work
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: Not applicable
  • Mark: Not available
  • Words: 8761
  • Date submitted: February 08, 2011
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Dissertation
  • Essay ID: 3623

Question: Why is the law important for social work and social work service users?

Answer: It is essential for social workers to have knowledge of the relevant statutes and laws so that they know what powers they...


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  • Subject: Social Work
  • Course: Social Work
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 2nd/3rd
  • Mark: 72%
  • Words: 1440
  • Date submitted: February 02, 2011
  • Date written: February, 2006
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 3806

Question: Dissertation title: The Fostering Services National Minimum Standards (2002) provides a regulatory framework for the conduct of Foster Services which includes services to Foster
Carers.

Do foster carers feel the services provided meets their needs, and is adequate for them to care for other people’s children?

Answer: Abstract - The past Twenty years have seen a decrease in the number of children’s homes in preference for family orientated foster...


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  • Subject: Social Work
  • Course: BA (Hons) Social Work
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 2nd/3rd
  • Mark: 75%
  • Words: 9671
  • Date submitted: November 18, 2010
  • Date written: January, 2010
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Dissertation
  • Essay ID: 3481

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