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Dilemman i barnavårdsutredningar

Svensson, Kim LU and Rosenberg, Linda LU (2013) SOPA63 20131
School of Social Work
Abstract
Abstract.

The purpose of this study is to examine the dilemmas that social advisers experience in their work with child welfare enquiries and the circumstances that influence their work. The study is based on five semi-structured interviews with social advisers that work in social services with child welfare enquiries and we were able to identify six specific dilemmas:

-To find oneself in between representing the authorities and being one’s fellow man.

-To achieve a good and fair enquiry under pressure of time.
-To get consent for voluntary measures or having to perform a forced placement.

-To find balance between one’s feelings and involvement on one hand and the need to keep a distance on the other. -To experience a lack... (More)
Abstract.

The purpose of this study is to examine the dilemmas that social advisers experience in their work with child welfare enquiries and the circumstances that influence their work. The study is based on five semi-structured interviews with social advisers that work in social services with child welfare enquiries and we were able to identify six specific dilemmas:

-To find oneself in between representing the authorities and being one’s fellow man.

-To achieve a good and fair enquiry under pressure of time.
-To get consent for voluntary measures or having to perform a forced placement.

-To find balance between one’s feelings and involvement on one hand and the need to keep a distance on the other. -To experience a lack of resources but still having to fulfill the needs of the client.

-To achieve a working alliance with the family while keeping focus on supporting and protecting the children. (Less)
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author
Svensson, Kim LU and Rosenberg, Linda LU
supervisor
organization
course
SOPA63 20131
year
type
M2 - Bachelor Degree
subject
keywords
exercise of public authority, Street- level bureaucrat, dilemma, Social advisers, Child welfare enquiries, socialsekreterare, myndighetsutövning
language
Swedish
id
4017826
date added to LUP
2013-09-11 11:11:19
date last changed
2013-09-11 11:11:19
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  abstract     = {Abstract. 

The purpose of this study is to examine the dilemmas that social advisers experience in their work with child welfare enquiries and the circumstances that influence their work. The study is based on five semi-structured interviews with social advisers that work in social services with child welfare enquiries and we were able to identify six specific dilemmas:

-To find oneself in between representing the authorities and being one’s fellow man. 

-To achieve a good and fair enquiry under pressure of time. 
-To get consent for voluntary measures or having to perform a forced placement. 

-To find balance between one’s feelings and involvement on one hand and the need to keep a distance on the other. -To experience a lack of resources but still having to fulfill the needs of the client. 

-To achieve a working alliance with the family while keeping focus on supporting and protecting the children.},
  author       = {Svensson, Kim and Rosenberg, Linda},
  keyword      = {exercise of public authority,Street- level bureaucrat,dilemma,Social advisers,Child welfare enquiries,socialsekreterare,myndighetsutövning},
  language     = {swe},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  title        = {Dilemman i barnavårdsutredningar},
  year         = {2013},
}