Publications

Social Work Education

Gordon, J. and Dunworth, M. (2016) ‘The fall and rise of ‘use of self’? An exploration of the positioning of use of self in social work education’ in Social Work Education, published online 20 Dec 2016, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02615479.2016.1267722, http://www.tandfonline.com/eprint/jZZPtrEPf3ESKSXHARDH/full 

Dunworth, M. (2013) ‘ Practice Learning in Private Care Homes for Older People—A Two-Way Resource’ in Social Work Education: The International Journal, Volume 32, Issue 2, 197-212

Dunworth, M. (2007) ‘Joint assessment in inter-professional education: a consideration of some of the difficulties’ in Social Work Education Vol 26 No 4, 414-422

Dunworth, M. (2007) ‘Growing your own Social Workers: an evaluative case-study of one agency’s experience’ in Social Work Education Vol 26 No 2, 151-168

Social Work practice issues

Dunworth, M. (2016) KG097 Foundations for self-directed support in Scotland: An evaluation of use and impact, Edinburgh: The Open University in Scotland, available at https://oepscotland.files.wordpress.com/2016/09/ou-sds-report-final.pdf 

Dunworth, M. and Kirwan, P. (2012) ‘Do nurses and social workers have different values? An exploratory study of the care for older people’ in Journal of Interprofessional Care, Vol 26 No 3, 226–231

Dunworth, M. and Kirwan P. (2009) ‘Ethical Decision-Making in Two Care Homes’ in Practice: Social Work in Action, Vol 21 No 4, 241-258

Dunworth, M. and Kirwan P. (2008) ‘Worlds apart or one and the same?’, Professional Social Work, May, 18-19

Work-based Learning

Dunworth, M. and Goldman, D. (2014) Work-based Learning: a Baseline Study of Work-based Learning in Scotland, Edinburgh: The Open University in Scotland

Higher Education

Dunworth, M (2012) ‘What a difference a day makes: The positive outcomes of early face-to-face opportunities to establish a student identity in distance learning students new to higher education’ in Journal of Adult and Continuing Education, Vol 18 No 2, 3-20

Christie, H. and Dunworth, M (2006) ‘Employment-based education: one model of student support’ in Journal of Adult and Continuing Education, Vol 11 No 2, 98–106

Combe, M., George, J. and Kirwan, M. (1998) ‘The Heineken Factor: reaching yet more isolated parts’ in Open Learning Vol 13 No 3, 47-53 (33%)

Using web-based tools in Social Work education:

Dunworth, M. (2009) ‘Supporting students through social networking#146; in The Journal of Practice Teaching in Health and Social Work, Vol 9 No 1, 64-80

Dunworth, M. and Scantlebury, N. (2006/7) ‘Blogging as a Reflective Journaling Tool’, The Journal of Practice Teaching in Health and Social Work, Vol 7 No 3

Supporting students in a variety of ways

Dunworth, M. (2009) ‘Supporting students through social networking’ in The Journal of Practice Teaching in Health and Social Work, Vol 9 No 3, 64-80

Kirwan. M. (1997) ‘Open University Community Education in the West of Scotland’ in Open Learning Vol 12 No 3, 49-53

Gender

Nkhoma, H.M. and Kirwan, M. (1997) ‘Social Change and Widowhood: the experience of the Tonga people of Northern Malawi’ in Religion in Malawi, University of Malawi No 7, 12-18

Kirwan. M. (1994) ‘Gender and Social Work: Will DipSW make a difference?’ in British Journal of Social Work, 24 (2), 137-155

Note: my previous name was Kirwan

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