British Journal of Social Work

    ISSNs: 0045-3102, 1468-263X

    Oxford University Press/UNESCO

    Scopus rating (2018): CiteScore 1.96 SJR 1.243 SNIP 1.462

    Journal

    1. 2019
    2. Published
    3. 2018
    4. Early online date

      Young Carers in Northern Ireland: Perceptions of and Responses to Illness and Disability within the Family

      McGibbon, M., Spratt, T. & Davidson, G., 23 Nov 2018, In : British Journal of Social Work. 18 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    5. Early online date

      The Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire (SDQ): A proxy measure of parenting stress

      McSherry, D., Fargas Malet, M. & Weatherall, K., 24 Apr 2018, In : British Journal of Social Work. 20 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    6. Early online date

      Emotional labour in social workers’ encounters with children and their families

      Winter, K., Morrison, F., Cree, V., Hadfield, M., Ruch, G. & Hallett, S., 19 Apr 2018, In : British Journal of Social Work. p. 1-17 BJSW-17-165.R2., BJSW-17-165.R2

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    7. Early online date
    8. Published

      Using Adverse Childhood Experience scores to better understand the needs of young carers

      Spratt, T., McGibbon, M. & Davidson, G., 05 Mar 2018, In : British Journal of Social Work.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    9. Published
    10. 2017
    11. Published

      Looking after children in the UK - convergence or divergence?

      McGhee, J., Bywaters, P., Bunting, L., McCartan, C., Elliott, M. & Featherstone, B., 17 Oct 2017, In : British Journal of Social Work. p. 1-23

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    12. Published
    13. Published

      Child welfare as justice: why are we not effectively addressing inequalities?

      Davidson, G., Bunting, L., Bywaters, P., Featherstone, B. & McCartan, C., 12 Sep 2017, In : British Journal of Social Work. 47, 6, p. 1641-1651 11 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    14. Published

      Commonalities and Differences in Social Work with Learning Disability and Child Protection: findings from a UK ‘Burnout’ national survey

      McFadden, P., Manthorpe, J. & Mallett, J., 07 Sep 2017, In : British Journal of Social Work. 25 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    15. Early online date
    16. Published

      ‘Making it real’: evaluating the impact of service user and carer involvement in social work education

      Tanner, D., Littlechild, R., Duffy, J. & Hayes, D., 01 Mar 2017, In : British Journal of Social Work. 47, 2, p. 467 -468 1., 1

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    17. Early online date
    18. 2016
    19. Early online date
    20. Early online date

      Exploring communication between social workers, children and young people

      Winter, K., Cree, V., Hallett, S., Hadfield, M., Ruch, G., Morrison, F. & Holland, S., 15 Jul 2016, In : British Journal of Social Work. p. 1-30 30 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    21. Early online date

      Mobile Phones and Contact Arrangements for Children Living in Care

      Kelly, G., Macdonald, G., Higgins, K. & Robinson, C., 13 Jul 2016, In : British Journal of Social Work. p. 1-18 18 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    22. Early online date

      The inside story: A survey of social work students’ supervision and learning opportunities on placement

      Cleak, H., Roulston, A. & Vreugdenhil, A., 10 Jan 2016, In : British Journal of Social Work.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    23. Social Work and Social Media: Online Help-Seeking and the Mental Well-Being of Adolescent Males

      Best, P., Manktelow, R. & Taylor, B. J., 2016, In : British Journal of Social Work. 46, 1, p. 257-276 20 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    24. Published

      Social work home visits to children and families in the UK - a Foucauldian perspective

      Winter, K. & Cree, V. E., 2016, In : British Journal of Social Work. 46, 5, p. 1175-1190

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    25. 2015
    26. Published

      Bolivian health and social care professionals' experiences of decision-making in oncology and palliative care

      Roulston, A. & Haynes, T., Jun 2015, In : British Journal of Social Work. 45, 4, p. 1277-1295 19 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    27. Published
    28. Published
    29. 2014
    30. Early online date

      Asking the Critical Questions: An Evaluation of Social Work Students' Experiences in an International Placement

      Cleak, H., Anand, J. & Das, C., 18 Nov 2014, In : British Journal of Social Work.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    31. Early online date

      Beyond Individualism: Social Work and Social Identity

      Houston, S., 18 Sep 2014, In : British Journal of Social Work.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    32. Published

      Making Threshold Decisions in Child Protection: A conceptual analysis

      Platt, D. & Turney, D. J., 01 Sep 2014, In : British Journal of Social Work. 44, p. 1454-1471

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    33. Published
    34. Published

      Child Welfare as Child Protection Then and Now: What Social Workers Did and Continue to Do

      Hayes, D. & Spratt, T., 2014, In : British Journal of Social Work. 44, 3, p. 615-635 21 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    35. 2013
    36. Published

      Evidencing reflective practice in social work education: Theoretical uncertainties and practical challenges

      Wilson, G., Feb 2013, In : British Journal of Social Work. 43, 1, p. 154-172 19 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    37. 2012
    38. Published

      Developing Social Work Education: Academic Perspectives

      Wilson, G. & Campbell, A., Dec 2012, In : British Journal of Social Work. 43, 5, p. 1005-1023 19 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    39. Published

      Why multiples matter: Reconceptualising the population referred to child and family social workers

      Spratt, T., Dec 2012, In : British Journal of Social Work. 42, 8, p. 1574-1591 18 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    40. Published

      Engaging in the Crooked Timbre of Humanity: Value Pluralism and Social work

      Houston, S. H., 2012, In : British Journal of Social Work. 42, 4, p. 652-668 17 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    41. Prevalence of Adverse Childhood Experiences in a University Population: Associations with Use of Social Services

      McGavock, L. & Spratt, T., 2012, In : British Journal of Social Work. 44, 3, p. 657-674 18 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    42. 2011
    43. Published

      Inquiring into Non-Accidental Child Deaths: Reviewing the Review Process

      Devaney, J., Lazenbatt, A., Bunting, L. & Bunting, L., Mar 2011, In : British Journal of Social Work. 41, 2, p. 242-260 19 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalLiterature review

    44. Published

      Bereavement Assessment Practice in Hospice Settings: Challenges for Palliative Care Social Workers

      Agnew, A., Manktelow, R., Haynes, T. & Jones, L., Jan 2011, In : British Journal of Social Work. 41, 1, p. 111-130 20 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    45. Published
    46. 2010
    47. Published

      Evaluating the Effectiveness of Social Work Education: Preparing Students for Practice Learning

      Wilson, G. & Kelly, B., Dec 2010, In : British Journal of Social Work. 40, 8, p. 2431-2449 19 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    48. Published
    49. Published

      Local, European and global: An exploration of migration patterns of social workers into Ireland

      Walsh, T., Wilson, G. & O'Connor, E., Sep 2010, In : British Journal of Social Work. 40, 6, p. 1978-1995 18 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    50. Published

      An audit of assessment and reporting by Approved Social Workers (ASWs)

      Davidson, G. & Campbell, J., Jul 2010, In : British Journal of Social Work. 40, 5, p. 1609-1627 19 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    51. Published

      Safeguarding: A case for intelligent risk management

      Macdonald, G. & Macdonald, K. I., Jun 2010, In : British Journal of Social Work. 40, 4, p. 1174-1191 18 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    52. Published

      Beyond homo economicus: Recognition, self-realization and social work

      Houston, S., Apr 2010, In : British Journal of Social Work. 40, 3, p. 841-857 17 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    53. Published

      Deciding to Detain: The Use of Compulsory Mental Health Law by Social Workers

      Campbell, J., 2010, In : British Journal of Social Work. 40(1), p. 328-334 7 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    54. Published

      Working with Adults with Asperger Syndrome: A Practical Toolkit

      Dillenburger, K., 2010, In : British Journal of Social Work. 40, p. 2347-2348 2 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    55. 2009
    56. Published

      Communication, recognition and social work: Aligning the ethical theories of Habermas and Honneth

      Houston, S., Oct 2009, In : British Journal of Social Work. 39, 7, p. 1274-1290 17 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    57. Published

      Recent policy initiatives in early childhood and the challenges for the social work profession

      Winter, K., Oct 2009, In : British Journal of Social Work. 39, 7, p. 1235-1255 21 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    58. Published

      Chronic child abuse: The characteristics and careers of children caught in the child protection system

      Devaney, J., Jan 2009, In : British Journal of Social Work. 39, 1, p. 24-45 22 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    59. Published

      Child Welfare Interventions: Patterns of Social Work Practice

      Hayes, D. & Spratt, T., 2009, In : British Journal of Social Work. 39 , 8, p. 1575-1597 23 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    60. Published

      Families of Adults with Autism

      Dillenburger, K., 2009, In : British Journal of Social Work. 39, p. 982-983 2 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    61. Published

      Identifying families with multiple problems: Perspectives of practitioners and managers in three nations

      Spratt, T. & Devaney, J., 2009, In : British Journal of Social Work. 39, 3, p. 418-434 17 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    62. Published
    63. 2008
    64. Published
    65. Published

      Parental alcohol misuse in complex families: The implications for engagement

      Taylor, A., Toner, P., Templeton, L. & Velleman, R., 01 Jul 2008, In : British Journal of Social Work. 38, 5, p. 843-864 22 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    66. Published

      Looking Back While Moving Forward, Historical Perspectives in Social Work

      Skehill, C., 2008, In : British Journal of Social Work. 38(4)

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    67. Published
    68. 2007
    69. Published

      BOOK REVIEW ON PERSONCENTRED DEMENTIA CARE MAKING SERVICES BETTER

      Conn, L., Oct 2007, In : British Journal of Social Work. 37, p. 1119-1120 2 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    70. Published

      An Examination of the Use of Coercion by Assertive Outreach and Community Mental Health Teams in Northern Ireland.

      Davidson, G. & Campbell, J., Mar 2007, In : British Journal of Social Work. 37(3), 3, p. 537-555 19 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    71. Published
    72. Published

      Grading gems: Appraising the quality of research about social work and social care.

      Taylor, B. J., Dempster, M. & Donnelly, M., 2007, In : British Journal of Social Work. 37, p. 335-354 20 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    73. Published
    74. 2006
    75. Published

      Professional perspectives on decision making about the long-term care of older people

      Taylor, B. J. & Donnelly, M., Jul 2006, In : British Journal of Social Work. 36, 5, p. 807-826 20 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    76. Published

      International Perspectives on the use of Community Treatment Orders: Implications for Mental Health Social Workers

      Campbell, J., Brophy, L., Healy, B. & O'Brien, A-M., Feb 2006, In : British Journal of Social Work. 36(7), 7, p. 1101-1118 18 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    77. Published

      The Impact of Political Conflict on Social Work: Experiences from Northern Ireland, Israel and Palestine.

      Ramon, S., Campbell, J., Lindsay, J., McCrystal, P. & Baidun, N., Jan 2006, In : British Journal of Social Work. 36(3), 3, p. 435-450 16 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    78. 2005
    79. Published

      Care proceedings: Exploring the relationship between case duration and achieving permanency for the child

      McSherry, D., Larkin, E. & Iwaniec, D., Oct 2005, In : British Journal of Social Work. 36(6), 6, p. 901-919 19 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    80. Published

      A small-scale study of the relationship between measures of deprivation and child-care referrals

      Winter, K. & Connolly, P., Aug 2005, In : British Journal of Social Work. 35 (6), 6, p. 937-952 16 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    81. Published

      An Experiment in Helping Foster-Carers Manage Challenging Behaviour

      Macdonald, G. & Turner, W., Aug 2005, In : British Journal of Social Work. 35 (8), 8, p. 1265-1282 18 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    82. Published

      Gaining Access to Data Sources in Statutory Social Work Agencies: The Long and Winding Road

      Hayes, D., Aug 2005, In : British Journal of Social Work. 35(7), 7, p. 1193-1202 10 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    83. 2004
    84. Published

      Garrett Contra Ferguson: A Meta-Theoretical Appriasal of the Rumble in the Jungle

      Houston, S., Mar 2004, In : British Journal of Social Work. 34(2), p. 261-267 7 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    85. Published

      Parents' Views on Social Work Interventions in Child Welfare Cases

      Spratt, T. & Callan, J., Mar 2004, In : British Journal of Social Work. 34 (2), 2, p. 199-224 26 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    86. Published

      Which came first, the chicken or the egg? Examining the relationship between child neglect and poverty

      Mcsherry, D., Jan 2004, In : British Journal of Social Work. 34(5), 5, p. 727-733 7 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    87. 2003
    88. Published
    89. Published

      Establishing Virtue in Social work: A response to McBeath and Webb

      Houston, S., Jan 2003, In : British Journal of Social Work. 33(1), 6, p. 819-824 6 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    90. 2002
    91. Published

      The Experience and Practice of Approved Social Workers in Northern Ireland

      Manktelow, R., Hughes, P., Britton, F., Campbell, J., Hamilton, B. & Wilson, G., Sep 2002, In : British Journal of Social Work. 32(4), 4, p. 443-461 19 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    92. Published

      Outcome measurement and service evaluation - a note on research design.

      Dempster, M. & Donnelly, M., Apr 2002, In : British Journal of Social Work. 32, 3, p. 375-378 4 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    93. Published

      Social Work and Social Justice in Northern Ireland: Towards a New Occupational Space

      Pinkerton, J. & Campbell, J., Jan 2002, In : British Journal of Social Work. 32(6), 6, p. 723-737 15 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    94. Published

      The quality of parenting of individuals who had failed to thrive as children

      Sneddon, H. & Iwaniec, D., Jan 2002, In : British Journal of Social Work. 32(3), 3, p. 283-298 16 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    95. Published

      Survey research methods

      Dillenburger, K., 2002, In : British Journal of Social Work. 32, p. 390-391 2 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    96. 2001
    97. Published

      Beyond Social Constructionism: Critical Realism and Social Work

      Houston, S., Dec 2001, In : British Journal of Social Work. 31(6), 6, p. 845-861 17 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    98. Published

      The Influence of Child Protection Orientation on Child Welfare Practice

      Spratt, T., Dec 2001, In : British Journal of Social Work. 31(6), 6, p. 933-954 22 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    99. Published
    100. 2000
    101. Published

      Decision making by senior social workers at point of first referral

      Spratt, T., Oct 2000, In : British Journal of Social Work. 30, 5, p. 597-618 22 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    102. 1999
    103. Published

      Reflexive Modernisation and Social Work in Ireland: A Response to Powell

      Skehill, C., 1999, In : British Journal of Social Work. 29(5), p. 797-809 13 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    104. 1994
    105. Published

      Developing Empirically-Based Practice in Probation

      Macdonald, G., 1994, In : British Journal of Social Work. 24, p. 405-427 23 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    106. 1992
    107. Published

      Contemporary Studies of the Effectiveness of Social Work

      Macdonald, G. & Sheldon, B., 1992, In : British Journal of Social Work. 22 (6), p. 615-643 29 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    108. Published

      The Approved Social Worker - Reflections on Origins

      Prior, P. M., 1992, In : British Journal of Social Work. 22 (2), p. 105-119 15 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    109. 1990
    110. Published

      Allocating Blame in Social Work

      Macdonald, G., 1990, In : British Journal of Social Work. 20, p. 525-546 22 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    111. 1981
    112. Published

      The Death of a Child

      Prior, P. M., 1981, In : British Journal of Social Work. 11, 1, p. 315-327 13 p.

      Research output: Contribution to journalArticle