Teaching and learning communication skills in social work education

Credits

This project was funded by the Department of Health and Welsh Assembly.

We are grateful for the support provided by all the members of the project reference group:

We thank the members of academic teams that undertook the research and practice reviews. The practice review team from Brunel University for Teaching and learning in social work: Communication (2003, unpublished, London: SCIE) was as follows:

The research review team for Teaching and learning communication skills in social work education (2004, London: SCIE) was:

With:

A special thanks goes to Scope and Jenny Morris for allowing SCIE to use illustrations from their publication A lot to say: A guide for social workers, personal advisors and others working with disabled children and young people with communication impairments, and to Angela Martin who produced the cartoons. We would also like to thank Harry Venning for giving permission for SCIE to include a selection of cartoon strips from the Clare in the Community series, which regularly features in The Guardian.

Particular thanks goes to the administrators, Lynette Bolitho and Zoë Elford, who have supported us throughout the project.