You Couldn’t Make It Up!

As the Adult PSW Network enters into AMHP17 we thought it was important to reflect on Why AMHPs have to be the very best they can. A guest blog from @schizoaffected originally published in our Heart of Social Work eBook explores the potential reality of a MHA assessment when it goes wrong for the person and why…

Should I stay or should I go?

  This week saw the publication of a piece of research by Elaine James and the Adult PSW Network Co-Chairs Rob Mitchell and Mark Harvey. The research paper titled ‘An inquiry by Social Workers into evening routines in community living settings for adults with Learning Disabilities’ looks at the life when living your life in care settings.…

The footy guy nights

Originally posted on mydaftlife:
Most evenings, sitting in the front room, I end up looking at the floor. And think about LB. And spaces. Wow. He did a number on spaces. Occupying different spaces within our space. Like sleeping on the Billy bookcase as a tot. Or hanging out in the swing bin. Now that…