Safeguarding Adults in Social Work, Paperback

Safeguarding Adults in Social Work Paperback

Edited by Andy Mantell, Terry Scragg

Part of the Transforming Social Work Practice Series series



This fully-revised second edition looks at how practitioners and students can achieve best-practice when working with vulnerable adults.

The first part of the book explores the evolution of concepts and policies for safeguarding adults, with particular reference to the Human Rights Act 1998 and the Capacity Act 2005.

In the second section the focus shifts to good practice in empowering vulnerable adults.

The final section focuses on developing effective professional and inter-professional practice.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 224 pages, 5 illustrations
  • Publisher: SAGE Publications Ltd
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  • Category: Social work
  • ISBN: 9780857254016



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