Healthy relations?

Griffiths, Julie
February 2010
Community Care;2/11/2010, Issue 1805, p20
The article offers suggestions from the author to the social workers on how to persuade general practitioners (GPs) to become properly involved in child protection strategies. According to social worker Joanna Nicolas, the first step towards this requires the improvement in GPs' understanding of child protection. The Social Workers should be specific in their requests to GPs. They should make it easy for the practitioners to get involved in the process by summarising what is required.


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