The Papers

A collection of published papers

Journal Papers

Named Social Worker

Innovating adult social work practice—learning from the Named Social Worker for adults with learning disabilities pilots (2019) Social Work Education, Vol.38(4) pp.503-515 – https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/02615479.2018.1545833

Named social workers – better social work for learning disabled people? (2017) Disability and Society, Vol.32(10) pp.1650-1655 – https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/09687599.2017.1340019

Mental Capacity in Action

The Mental Capacity Act Call to Action: Online Development of Critical Rights-Based Social Work (2017) Practice Social Work in Action, Vol.29(4) pp.279-292 – https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/09503153.2017.1291801

Promote the Vote

Participation of adults with learning disabilities in the 2015 UK General Election (2018) Tizard Learning Disability Review, Vol.23(2) pp.65-71 – https://www.emerald.com/insight/content/doi/10.1108/TLDR-04-2017-0022/full/html

Participation of Adults with Intellectual Disabilities in
the UK 2015 General Election (2016) York Policy Review – http://yorkpolicyreview.co.uk/journalsite/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/Elaine-James-edited.pdf

Learning Disabilities

Variation in rates of inpatient admissions and lengths of stay experienced by adults with learning disabilities in England (2017) Tizard Learning Disability Review, Vol.22(4) pp.211-217 – https://www.emerald.com/insight/content/doi/10.1108/TLDR-02-2017-0010/full/html

An Inquiry by Social Workers into Evening Routines in Community Living Settings for Adults with Learning Disabilities (2017) Practice Social Work in Action, Vol.30(1) pp.19-32 – https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/09503153.2017.1342791