Available courses

The how, what, when and when not, of accessing social media information in social work practice.

A masterclass for South Yorkshire Teaching Partnership

Contribution to a post-qualifying programme critically reviewing the legislative framework protecting vulnerable adults.

An introductory course for 1st year undergraduates explaining the English legal system and how law develops, and introducing key areas of social work law.

A talk for the Institute of Community and Society at the University of Wolverhampton and the British Association of Social Workers, 22nd January 2019

A session contributed to a module at the University of Sheffield, focussing on courtroom and report writing skills.

A one-day introduction to the English Legal System for MA Social Work students at Warwick University.

Six contributed sessions to the Law and Policy module for pre-qualifying MA students at the University of Sheffield.

A module to introduce law for the practice of social work at the University of Birmingham.

A practice-based PQ course developed for the South Yorkshire Teaching Partnership

A session for the Advanced Practice module at the University of Birmingham.

A legal update course for Derby City Council.

A legal update course for Derby City Council

Part of the 'Safeguarding Adults and Legal Literacy' #SALLY series of ESRC-funded seminars. Presentation 10th February 2017

A course delivered for Derby City Council February 2017

A talk on human rights and child protection delivered in Douglas, Isle of Man 26th October 2016

A presentation and supporting resources for an event organised by BASW Birmingham and Solihull branch.

An update course for Derby City Council on the Care Act one year on.

Explores the Secularisation Thesis, and its consequences for the future of the linked narratives of social work and human rights.

A presentation for Action on Elder Abuse/Solicitors for the Elderly on 28th January 2016

A session for MA students at University of Birmingham on the effect of immigration status on access to social work and other social services.

An introduction to the Care Act, with particular emphasis on its provisons on eligibility and assessment, safeguarding and advocacy, for Solihull Advocacy November 2015

A course for Derby City Council on the Care Act and its provisions on Refusal of Assessment and Safeguarding.

Resources accompanying a presentation for the University of Birmingham on 6th July 2015

Resources accompanying a presentation for BASW Black Country Branch and the University of Wolverhampton on 30th June 2015