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The case for case management in adult protection

Paul Cambridge (Tizard Centre, University of Kent, Canterbury)
Tessa Parkes (School of Applied Social Science, University of Brighton)

The Journal of Adult Protection

ISSN: 1466-8203

Article publication date: 1 September 2004

Abstract

This paper argues for a case management rationale in adult protection management and practice, drawing insights from a series of linked training initiatives and an evaluation of the role of the specialist adult protection co‐ordinator. An explicit case managed approach contrasts with much current practice for adult protection, where responsibilities often vary widely within, between and across agencies and professional and worker roles.

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Citation

Cambridge, P. and Parkes, T. (2004), "The case for case management in adult protection", The Journal of Adult Protection, Vol. 6 No. 2, pp. 4-14. https://doi.org/10.1108/14668203200400009

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Emerald Group Publishing Limited

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