Learn the basics of navigating and getting the most out of the Social Services Knowledge Scotland (SSKS) website and join an online Introducing SSKS webex session.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve a place at one of the following sessions.
17 October at 11am
14 NovemberÂ at 2pm
9 December at 11am
New training rolling out acrossÂ Scotland
Do your staff have 15 minutes to benefit from a pop up, drop in digital literacy skills session with the emphasis on journal, database access via AthensÂ and search skills? Email email@example.com for more information.Â
SSKS resource of the month: Child and family social work journal
The journal is packed full of quality assured articles for practitioners working in early years or children andÂ young people’s services. The articles are from 1997 up to today and cover a number of topics such as:
Understanding looked after childhoods (Nov 2013, Vol 18:4 pp. 394 – 402)
Parenting style, competence, social network and attachment in mothers with mental illness (Nov 2013 Vol 18:4 pp. 496 -503)
Making sense of siblings: connections and severances in post-adoption contact (Feb 2013 Vol 18:1 pp. 67-76)
The impact of being ‘assessed’ by a disabled children’s team: a personal reflective account (Feb 2015 20:1 pp. 10 – 18)
SSKS offers access to manyÂ subscription based resources, making sure you can keep up to date with the latest developments and research. Register here for login details.