Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-6 of 6 items

  • Keywords: vulnerable adults x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Vulnerable adults and families

Malcolm Payne

in Death, Dying, and Social Differences

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199599295
eISBN:
9780191731532
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199599295.003.0035
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making

This chapter addresses the issue of whether palliative care services are responsible for protecting vulnerable adults and families. Vulnerability to abuse and neglect is increased for dying people ... More


FGCs and adult social care

Tim Fisher, Beth Mooney, and Andrew Papworth

in Family Group Conferences in Social Work: Involving Families in Social Care Decision Making

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781447335801
eISBN:
9781447335856
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447335801.003.0012
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

This chapter addresses the use of Family Group Conferencing in adult social care. For FGCs with adults, professional guidance and legislation has been supportive from the beginning. Advocates of FGCs ... More


Procedure in Criminal Cases: Adult Vulnerable Witnesses

Laura Sharp and Margaret Ross

in The Vulnerable Witnesses Scotland Act 2004: Text and Commentary

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781845860455
eISBN:
9781474406307
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781845860455.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter explains that adult vulnerable witnesses have a discretionary entitlement to special measures and describes the form of a vulnerable witness application. It outlines the information the ... More


Ethics and charging for care

Bridget Penhale

in Ethics: Contemporary challenges in health and social care

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861347558
eISBN:
9781447302216
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861347558.003.0013
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health

In recent years, following the implementation of the community care reforms of the 1990s, there has been an increased emphasis on charging for social care. This chapter provides a brief overview of ... More


On not doing co-produced research: The methodological possibilities and limitations of co-producing research with participants in a prison

Elizabeth Chapman Hoult

in Co-Producing Research: A Community Development Approach

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781447340751
eISBN:
9781447340805
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447340751.003.0007
Subject:
Education, Higher and Further Education

To what extent is it possible to adhere to the principles of co-produced research with communities when the community involved resides in a prison? This chapter explores this question in the context ... More


Wrongful Allegations of Sexual and Child Abuse: A Neglected and Expanding Category of Injustice

Ros Burnett

in Wrongful Allegations of Sexual and Child Abuse

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780198723301
eISBN:
9780191789700
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198723301.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Legal Profession and Ethics

This chapter provides an introduction to the subject of wrongful allegations of abuse, and to the scope of the book. It explains the concept of wrongful allegations—or false allegations—as applied in ... More


View: