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Reciprocal working by education, health and social services: lessons for a less-travelled road.

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McConkey, Roy (2002) Reciprocal working by education, health and social services: lessons for a less-travelled road. British Journal of Special Education, 29 . pp. 3-8. [Journal article]

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Abstract

The 2001 Gulliford Lecture was given by Professor Roy McConkey, of the University of Ulster. In this article, based on his lecture, Roy McConkey reflects on some of the themes in Ron Gulliford’s work from the 1960s. These themes still seem relevant to our workwith pupils and students with special educational needs today. Roy McConkey focuses, in particular, on collaboration between practitioners from different professional backgrounds. He invites the reader to reflect on some of the strengths of current practice and to consider the ways in which these initiatives might be taken forward. This article closes with a setof strategies that could be used to develop innovative, holistic, inter-agency approaches in future.

Item Type:Journal article
Faculties and Schools:Faculty of Life and Health Sciences
Faculty of Life and Health Sciences > School of Nursing
Research Institutes and Groups:Institute of Nursing and Health Research
Institute of Nursing and Health Research > Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
ID Code:18372
Deposited By:Prof Roy McConkey
Deposited On:18 May 2011 12:46
Last Modified:18 May 2011 12:46

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