Welcome to GAPS

Forthcoming Events:

GAPS National Conference

and AGM 2016

 

Wednesday 9th November 2016

9.30am – 4.30pm (*8.45am coffee and registration)

 

Venue:   Amnesty International UK, Human Rights Action Centre

17 - 25 New Inn Yard, London EC2A 3EA

( https://www.amnesty.org.uk/find-us )

 

Scapegoating in Social Work

Building resistance through relationships

 

Speakers:    Sharon Shoesmith

                      Understanding and tackling social                                              worker vulnerability

 

                Juliet Koprowska

                      Shame, Blame and Scapegoating

 

5.00 – 6.30pm: GAPS AGM, Amnesty HR Action Centre

 

Conference cost: GAPS members £20.00

Non-members £30.00

(refreshments and lunch included)

 

Please note: places are limited so early booking is essential 

 

Previous events:

GAPS Day Workshop

Friday 3rd June 2016

at YHA Bristol

Advanced Practice Skills - Rethinking systems in social work practice: using Systems-Centered theory and practice to instigate system change and understand what gets in the way. 

 

At the last GAPS National

Conference in York on Friday 4th

December 2015 two Powerpoint

presentations were given by

Pamela Trevithick and Ray Jones.

 

These are attached below.

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Trevithick (2014) Humanising managerialism (word version) for GAPS website.pdf450.97 KB
Pamela Trevithick GAPS Nat Conf 4 Dec 2015 (34s) SENT.ppt1.28 MB
Website updated 19 July 2016.

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