Useful Links and Glossary
The following links -our own and external- take you to resources and tools which will help support practice. We strongly advise all practitioners to make use of the resources and research from Research in Practice. All Wirral Council children’s services employees are automatically members (speak to your manager for access).
Research in Practice – publishes a wealth of research and resources to support evidence-informed practice with children and families
Centre for Systemic Social Work Practice -the CfSSW promotes systemic practice in social work settings across children’s services, and offers accredited in-depth training
Social Workers Toolbox – includes a diverse range of free resources particularly useful for discussing parental drug and alcohol misuse, domestic violence and sexual exploitation
Genopro Genogram Symbols – includes information regarding symbols and how to construct a genogram
Systemic Glossary of Terms