Care and Control in Mental Health Social Work: A Case Study

Authors

  • Wei Qiang

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.54097/58hb1770

Keywords:

Mental Health Social Work, Relationship-based Practice, Care and Control

Abstract

Whether to apply for involuntary treatment is challenging for social workers. The aim of this study is to explore the legal background of a mental health social work case in Scotland and at the same time pay attention to the ethical dilemmas during the intervention. The relationship-based practice was applied to develop trust between the social worker and the service user and to change negative behaviours, while some difficulties related to multi-agency work and self-determination of service users still existed.

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27-06-2024

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Qiang, W. (2024). Care and Control in Mental Health Social Work: A Case Study. Academic Journal of Management and Social Sciences, 7(3), 169-172. https://doi.org/10.54097/58hb1770