HSWTP Social Work Research Conference

Date & Time:

Tuesday 4 June 2019 (09:30 - 16:30)


Fielder Centre, Hatfield, Fielder Centre, Hatfield Business Park, Hatfield Ave, Hatfield AL10 9TP



Target Audience:

Social workers in (1) Herts County Council, (2) Herts Partnership Foundation NHS Trust including children and adolescent mental health services, (3) University of Herts, (4) The Tavistock and Portman NHS Trust.

 'If you are not a social worker please do not apply for a place as it will be rejected' 

Aims of the Conference:

To consider the role of research in supporting social work practice and the role of social workers in designing and contributing to research.


Learning Outcomes:

  • How is research relevant to social workers in practice?
  • In what ways can social workers become involved in research?



Keynotes from:

                             Professor Claudia Bernard

                             Professor Shulamit Ramon

                             Professor Brian Littlechild

                             Claudia Megele


Workshops to be confirmed but to include:

                             Research in Practice

                             Research under The Teaching Partnership

                             Social Workers undertaking research


Sector LimitAvailable
Ambulance Service0
Broxbourne Borough Council0
Charitable Organisations0
Dacorum Borough Council0
Early Years: Childminders0
Early Years: Children’s Centres0
Early Years: Pre-Schools and Nurseries0
East Herts District Council0
Education: Academy Middle School0
Education: Academy Primary0
Education: Academy Secondary0
Education: Education Support Centre0
Education: Foundation School0
Education: Independent School0
Education: Maintained Middle School0
Education: Maintained Nursery School0
Education: Maintained Primary0
Education: Maintained Secondary0
Education: School Partnership0
Education: Special School0
Faith Sector0
Further Education Establishments0
HCC: Adult Social CareNo Limit
HCC: Children's ServicesNo Limit
HCC: Commissioning0
HCC: Early Help (Families First)0
HCC: Education0
HCC: Family Safeguarding Service0
HCC: Fire and Rescue0
HCC: Public Health0
HCC: Safeguarding & Specialist Services0
HCC: Targeted Youth Support0
HCPA Member Organisation0
Health: CCG – East and North Herts0
Health: CCG – Herts Valleys0
Health: CLCH Central London Community Healthcare NHS Trust0
Health: East and North Herts NHS Trust0
Health: GP or Dental Practice0
Health: HCT Hertfordshire Community Trust0
Health: HPFT AdultsNo Limit
Health: HPFT CAMHSNo Limit
Health: HPFT Herts Partnership NHS Foundation Trust0
Health: Private or Independent Health Sector0
Health: Tavistock and Portman NHS TrustNo Limit
Health: West Herts NHS Trust0
Hertsmere Borough Council0
HM Armed Forces0
HMP The Mount0
Housing Association0
National Probation Service0
North Herts District Council0
Sports and Leisure Organisation0
St Albans District Council0
Stevenage Borough Council0
Three Rivers District Council0
University of Hertfordshire - AcademicsNo Limit
University of Hertfordshire - StudentsNo Limit
Watford Borough Council0
Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council0
Women's Refuge0


Booking has now closed for this event.

Further Information:


Jeni Beard (Jeni.Beard1@hertfordshire.gov.uk Tel: 01438 845900)


Claudia Megele, Professor Brian Littlechild, Professor Claudia Bernard, Professor Shulamit Ramon.

Venue Details:

Fielder Centre, Hatfield, Fielder Centre, Hatfield Business Park, Hatfield Ave, Hatfield AL10 9TP

(01707 284841)