The Journal of Adult Protection: Volume 19 Issue 1

Evidence-based practice in relation to safeguarding adults


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A response to “A preventable death? A family’s perspective on an adult safeguarding review regarding an adult with traumatic brain injury”

Pete Morgan

To reflect on the particular case from a professional’s perspective to provide, in conjunction with the original article, a more holistic overview of some of its…

Negotiating meaning – the experience of community aged care

Susanna Doyle

A framework for achieving what Heidegger referred to as a “fusion of horizons” of understanding, was developed during a study into the experience of a group of older…

Who is vulnerable? Adult social care and modern slavery

Gary Craig, Stephen Clay

The 2015 Modern Slavery Act focusses attention forms of modern slavery (human trafficking and forced labour), within the UK. The contemporaneous 2014 Care Act, identifies…


“I feel proud we are moving forward”: safeguarding mindfulness for vulnerable student and teacher wellbeing in a community college

Leigh Burrows

The purpose of this paper is to report on a study conducted for the purpose of learning more about the mindfulness experiences of college students and their teachers. To…

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  • Dr Bridget Penhale
  • Dr Margaret Flynn