Risk in Social Work Practice: Current Issues

Andrew Whittaker (Editor), Brian Taylor (Editor), Laura Cook, Vicki Coppock, Eileen Gambrill, Surinder Guru, Peter Hall, Mark Hardy, Emily Keddell, Timothy Kelly, Alessandro Sicora, Tony Stanley

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This book comprises peer-reviewed contributions on current issues in assessing, communicating and managing risk in social work.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages134
Publication statusPublished - 26 Sep 2018



  • Risk Assessment
  • risk management
  • risk communication
  • professional judgement
  • Decision making
  • social work

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Whittaker, A. (Ed.), Taylor, B. (Ed.), Cook, L., Coppock, V., Gambrill, E., Guru, S., ... Stanley, T. (2018). Risk in Social Work Practice: Current Issues.