Article type: Original Research

PUBLISHED 1 March 1979

Volume 4 Issue 1

The Changing Social Climate of Residential Work and its Challenge

Richard Balbernie


1 Cotswold Community, Ashton Keynes, England

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We are all concerned for the potentially damaging effects of long term residential care. I propose, in my first paper, to look at this change and its implications for residential work and residential workers, and in the second paper to concentrate more on those for whom I feel long term residential treatment is essential if they are not to become increasingly anti-social and eventually institutionally dependent.

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