A guide that to support social care professionals in assessing the mental health needs of older people.
Assessment resources and services
This guide offers quick and easy access to practice knowledge about adult placements and person-centred approaches. It includes key research findings; ideas from practice; details of relevant legislation, guidance and standards; and links to further information.
This knowledge review looks at the textbooks available to support the teaching of assessment skills, and on the assessment frameworks used to support practice. It describes what knowledge is available, highlights the evidence that has emerged and draws practice points from the evidence. It follows on from Knowledge review 1.
SCIE Research briefings
This knowledge review looks at how assessment skills are taught in social work education and to what effect. It describes what knowledge is available, highlights the evidence that has emerged and draws practice points from the evidence.
This knowledge review looks at what types of knowledge SCIE should draw on and how to distinguish good quality knowledge in policy making and practice. This review underpins all of SCIE's research and publications and will also be useful for other researchers.
Research programme to establish whether the social care sector in England is ready to maximise the use of elearning in terms of technical and organisational infrastructure and in terms of the availability of e-learning content for social care.