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Lyn Romeo launches the Knowledge and Skills Statement consultation for adult social work supervisors

A statement detailing the knowledge and skills required for adult social work supervisors is now out for consultation. Lyn explains why your views...

Jeremy Hunt talks about mental health first aid training

Jeremy Hunt, Secretary of State for Health, on his experience of doing the mental health first aid training

Lyn Romeo wishes you all a happy #WSWD17

Lyn Romeo, Chief Social Worker for Adults, endorses themes of World Social Work Day 2017 and announces launch of annual report.

Chief Social Worker for Adults, Lyn Romeo, welcomes new social work students

Social work is an important and rewarding profession with a rich and varied landscape. Lyn Romeo, Chief Social Worker for Adults would like to...

Training for healthcare students on FGM - overview

Training and advice for healthcare students about FGM safeguarding and support overview video.

FGM and mental health

Jennifer Bourne, RGN Queens Nurse and Project Manager for FGM Prevention Programme, and Amanda O'Donovan, Consultant Clinical Pychologist, discuss...

Mandatory reporting of FGM

Juliet Albert, Specialist FGM Midwife, and Vanessa Lodge, National FGM Prevention Lead, discuss the mandatory reporting duty for all health and...

Women talking about their personal experiences of female genital mutilation FGM

Susan Bookbinder asks survivors of FGM what healthcare professionals can do to give FGM victims the best possible treatment and care.

Jeremy Hunt, Secretary of State - Dementia

Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt talks about the Government's achievements on improving dementia care and the work Heathrow is doing to become dementia...

Carey Mulligan dementia friends

Carey Mulligan, Global Dementia Friends Ambassador, talks about the importance of the Dementia Friends programme.