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Dr Philip Heslop

Senior Lecturer

Department: Social Work, Education and Community Wellbeing

My interests are social work with autistic people, foster care, kinship care, fathers and male carers.

Philip Heslop

Research Themes and Scholarly Interests

My interests are social work with autistic people, foster care, kinship care and male carers.

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • Book Review: An A-Z of Social Work Theory, Malcolm Payne, Sage Publishing, London, pp 282, price £19.99 (paperback), ISBN 9781526487254, Heslop, P. 31 Jan 2022, In: Journal of Social Work
  • Book Review: Social Work with Autistic People: Essential Knowledge, Skills and the Law for Working with Children and Adults, Yo Dunn, Jessica Kingsley Publisher, London, 2020, pp 256, price £19.99 (paperback), ISBN 9781785920790, Heslop, P. 27 Sep 2021, In: Journal of Social Work
  • Reframing social work assessment: Connecting spaces and people, Heslop, P., McGladdery, S., Sice, P. 2021, In: Systemist
  • Simulation: social work education in a third place, Meredith, C., Heslop, P., Dodds, C. 29 Oct 2021, In: Social Work Education
  • Foster fathers performing gender: The negotiation and reproduction of parenting roles in families who foster., Heslop, P. 20 Oct 2020, In: Journal of Family Social Work
  • Social Work Theory In Practice, Meredith, C., Heslop, P. 2020
  • Sticking to our values, Heslop, P., Riddlesden, N. 1 Jun 2020
  • Do parents and carers experiencing violent and challenging behaviour from their children fit with a safeguarding model of support?: Messages from a Facebook study, Heslop, P., McAnelly, S., Wilcockson, J., Newbold, Y., Avantaggiato-Quinn, M., Meredith, C. 28 Nov 2019, In: The Journal of Adult Protection
  • Kinship care a brief practice guide, Heslop, P. 2019

Professional Activity

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  • Oral presentation: BASW Webinar - Social work with autistic people during COVID 19 and beyond. 2020
  • Examination: Experiences of foster care parents caring for non-family related foster children in de Deur, Gauteng Province, South Africa 2020
  • Membership of committee: BASW Special Interest Group social work with autistic people and people with learning disabilities (External organisation) 2020
  • Membership of committee: BASW - CPD pathway BASW capabilities statements re autistic people and people with a learning disability (External organisation) 2019
  • Membership of committee: BASW Homes not Hospitals (External organisation) 2019
  • Oral presentation: BASW Capabilities Statement Launch - Contextualizing social work and autism 2019
  • Oral presentation: Social work and autism 2019
  • Membership of committee: British Association of Social Work (External organisation) 2019
  • Hosting an academic visitor: Gerard Jefferies 2019
  • Other: Loneliness and young men 2019

PGR Supervision

Mark Telford Start Date: 17/03/2017 End Date: 01/08/2017

Qualifications

  • PhD June 26 2015
  • Childcare MA June 30 2007
  • Education September 01 2005
  • Sociology and Social Policy BA (Hons) September 02 1985
  • Fellow (FHEA) Higher Education Academy (HEA) 2015
  • Social Worker Health & Care Professional Council (HCPC) 2014


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