Social Work

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The University of Edinburgh has been providing training for social workers since 1918. It is one of the largest centres for social work education in the UK and is among the highest ranked for the quality of its teaching and research. We provide a range of educational opportunities for both intending and qualified social workers, at both undergraduate and postgraduate level.

New book published on Therapeutic Child Care

Dr Autumn Roesch-Marsh has published a new book on therapeutic child care, with colleagues Ruth Emond (Stirling Uni) and Laura Steckley (Strathclyde Uni).

Widening access seminar

Viv Cree will contribute to a seminar on widening access to be held in the Moray House School of Education on 1st December.

Bringing about change in justice in Scotland

Mark Smith and colleagues from The University of Edinburgh and from other Scottish universities are running a series of events seeking to effect change in

Feb 12 Seminar: Speaker: Dr Autumn Roesch-Marsh and Dr Ruth Emond # TBC Looked After Children and their friendship experiences throughout the lifespan 10:00 (2 hours) , 6th floor Staff Room, Chrystal Macmillan Building 15A George Square

Exploratory Research Seminar

Feb 12 Seminar: Speaker: Dr Autumn Roesch-Marsh # The University of Edinburgh; Speaker: Dr Ruth Emond # The University of Stirling Looked After Children and their Friendships 10:00 (2 hours) , 6th floor staff room, Chrystal Macmillan Building

Social Work Seminar Series

Feb 23 Seminar: Speaker: Dr David Tobis # Maestral International From Pariahs to Partners 16:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes) , Seminar Room 6, Chrystal Macmillan Building

Social Work Seminar Series