Articles by CB
Think Ahead – Why the Fast Track Mental Health Social Work Scheme is confused and poor
“Read the report and weep. It is based on fallacy and factoids. It is based on leading questions and little knowledge.” CB looks at the Government’s plans for a ‘Teach First’ scheme in mental health social work.
Parting shots – Why I left my social work post and what I’d change
“While I don’t regret leaving, not really, I do wish I’d been listened to more. That more than anything, would have led me to stay.” CB describes the pressures on social workers from cuts and successive reorganisations, and why some have to leave the profession they love.