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The British Association of Social Workers (BASW) is the independent professional membership organisation for social work

Join more than 22,000 social work professionals committed to the highest standards of practice and ethics. BASW offers services that protect, support and develop your social work career.
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Therapy in name only: Let's Talk Social Work - podcast

This episode, made for Pride month 2022, examines the issue of anti-trans discrimination and conversion therapy

BASW supports Gypsy, Roma and Traveller History Month 2022

This year's theme is #WhatMakesAHome ...
The British Association of Social Workers is proud to support Gypsy, Roma and Traveller History Month 2022, an annual awareness month that aims to tackle prejudice, challenge myths and amplify the voices of Gypsies, Roma and Travellers in our society.

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Social work training

Helping you meet your CPD and career progression requirements and aspirations, whatever your role or level

Professional Capabilities Framework (PCF)

The PCF is a framework for the nine levels of social work in England

Professional Social Work (PSW) and other leading titles

BASW publishes three leading titles: Professional Social Work (PSW), The British Journal of Social Work and Practice: Social Work in Action

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