Welcome to the Special Interest Group Page

About the SIGs

ESWRA has over 20 active Special Interest Groups. These Groups, led by SIG convenors, enable ESWRA members to network and collaborate on specific issues. The Special Interest Groups meet at least once a year at the European Conference for Social Work Research and regularly share information and discussion on line. There are twice yearly Newsletters and a SIG Events program during the European Conference for Social Work that allows for all SIG members to come together and to network with each other; at ECSWRA 2019 15 SIGs took part.

Aim of the SIGs

The aim of SIGs is to provide a focal point for networking, exchange of ideas, information and collaboration in an area of research interest.

Objectives of the SIGs

SIGs provide the infrastructure for the furtherance of high-quality social work research in a European and international context. SIGs are encouraged to:

  • Arrange activities/meetings within the ESWRA conference related to their research interest area with the aim of contributing to the development of a research culture within ESWRA as a whole
  • Communicate their ideas/activities/work by highlighting this on the EWSRA website
  • Contribute to the ESWRA conference through the organisation of symposia, papers
  • Encourage participation and promote the benefits of their SIG
  • Provide an annual update to the Board of their activities

How to Join a SIG

ESWRA members can join a SIG by visiting MY ESWRA and clicking on the drop down menu choose 'Become a SIG member' and floor the instructions.

Non ESWRA members can join a SIG by visiting the page of the SIG you would like to join and contact the conveners directly or alternatively email the ESWRA Executive Administrator at info@eswra.org (ESWRA members can also do this)
we would encourage you to become an ESWRA Member; By becoming an ESWRA member, you are joining a growing network across Europe and contributing to the promotion of social work research.

Membership details are available here: http://www.eswra.org/member_info.html

BECOME A SIG MEMBER!


ESWRA members can join special interest groups!


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By signing up to be a member of a SIG group you permit use of your name, email and affiliation to be displayed on the internal SIG member list to be used for communication between members.

 

SIG INTRODUCTORY VIDEOS

Mental Health Special Interest Group

The Decisions, Assessment and Risk Special Interest Group (DARSIG)

Social work research on migration and asylum

Doctoral and Early Career Researchers

Social Work Workforce Research Special Interest Group (WRSIG)

Social Work: Social Justice And Human Rights

SIG PAGES

Click on the tiles below to go to a particular SIG’s page

CRITICAL REALISM AND SOCIAL WORK RESEARCH
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DOCTORAL AND EARLY CAREER RESEARCHERS
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DECISIONS ASSESSMENT AND RISK
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SEXUALITY STUDIES IN SOCIAL WORK
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SOCIAL WORK, HISTORY AND RESEARCH
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SOCIAL WORK PRACTICE RESEARCH
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SOCIAL WORK WITH CHILDREN AND FAMILIES ACROSS EUROPE
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RESEARCH ON SOCIAL WORK EDUCATION
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SOCIAL WORK IN FILM, TELEVISION AND MEDIA
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EUROPEAN NETWORK ON GERONTOLOGICAL SOCIAL WORK
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SOCIAL WORK RESEARCH ON MIGRATION AND ASYLUM
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ARTS-BASED RESEARCH IN SOCIAL WORK
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SERVICE USER INVOLVEMENT
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TRANSNATIONAL SOCIAL WORK
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SOCIAL WORK AND HEALTH
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POST-SOVIET AND POST-SOCIALIST SOCIAL WORK
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SOCIAL WORK AND SOCIAL PEDAGOGY RESEARCH
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MENTAL HEALTH SOCIAL WORK
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SUBSTANCE USE AND SOCIAL WORK
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SOCIAL WORK ETHICS RESEARCH GROUP
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SOCIAL WORK: SOCIAL JUSTICE AND HUMAN RIGHTS
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RESEARCH ON SOCIAL WORK AND POLICY ENGAGEMENT
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SOCIAL WORK WORKFORCE RESEARCH SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP
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