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Rights, Risks and Responsibilities: Interprofessional Working in Health and Social Care

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This text offers discussion, challenges, and case studies that enable reflection upon the complexities of working with vulnerable people. It helps students and practitioners to be aware of their own values, knowledge and power, in order to manage the balance between rights and risks while maintaining a focus on their responsibilities.

About the Author

GEORGINA KOUBEL is senior lecturer in Social Work at Canterbury Christ Church University, UK. Following several years undertaking generic social work in London, she moved to Kent where she has specialized in developing her interest in the area of adult services. In addition to working as a care manager, Georgina has been a practice teacher, and an Adult Services training manager/consultant, developing new training programs for practitioners in Kent Adult Social Services. Since taking up the role of Senior Lecturer in 2003, she has built on her experience within interprofessional education, currently taking on the lead for the Post Qualifying Specialist Social Work pathway for practitioners in Adult Services.She hasparticular interests and expertise in the areas of adult safeguarding, equalities and diversity, disability discourses, and person-centered approaches to working with vulnerable adults and their networks.

HILARY BUNGAY, PhD, is senior lecturer in Radiography, with a part-time secondment as a Senior Research Fellow at the Sidney de Haan Research Center for Arts and Health at Canterbury Christ Church University, UK. Her research interests are diverse and include the health of older people, the potential role of the arts in health and well-being, and the organization of cancer services. Hilary has also conducted research into the role of personal tutors in supporting students. Her Publications include The Challenge of Person-centred Care: An Interprofessional Perspective (2008), co-edited with Georgina Koubel.

Table of Contents

Introduction

PART ONE CRITICAL CONCEPTS

Constructing risk and responsibilities in an age of uncertainty; Adrian Adams

Rights and Responsibilities; Peter Ellis

Managing risk in a complex society; Cheryl Yardley and Georgina Koubel

Risk 'v' Benefit: Understanding the individual's decision-making process; Hilary Bungay

PART TWO CONCEPTS INTO PRACTICE

Working with People with Profound and Complex Disabilities;Cathy Bernaland Andy Nazarjuk

Working with problem drinkers and drug users; Bob Cecil

taking relationships into account in mental health care; Janet Melville-Wiseman

Managing risk and interprofessional responsibilities in safeguarding children; Cheryl Yardley and Jane Greaves

Health and social care in the community: wellbeing, independence, risk, rights and vulnerability; Jane Arnottand Georgina Koubel

PART THREE CHALLENGES FOR PROFESSIONALS

Responsibilities and Accountabilities in Interprofessional Working; Hazel Colyer

Critical reflection in balancing rights, risks and responsibilities; Georgina Koubel

Conclusion; Georgina Koubeland Ann Gibb

Product Details

ISBN:
9780230282889
Author:
Koubel, Georgina
Publisher:
Palgrave MacMillan
Author:
Koubel, Georgina
Author:
Bungay, Hilary
Subject:
Work
Subject:
Disease & Health Issues
Subject:
General
Subject:
Sociology | Social Work
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
20120431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
4 b/w tables, 1 figures
Pages:
232
Dimensions:
9.55 x 6.24 x 0.485 in

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Health and Self-Help » Health and Medicine » Medical Specialties
History and Social Science » Law » General
History and Social Science » Sociology » Disease and Health Issues
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