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Dr Dendy Platt

Dr Dendy Platt

Dr Dendy Platt
M.A.(Dund.), Dip.SW.(Glas.), P.G.C.E.(Open), Ph.D.(E.Anglia)

Senior Research Fellow in School for Policy Studies

Area of research

C-Change assessment of parental capacity to change

Social Science Complex,
8 Priory Road, Bristol BS8 1TZ
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Tel. +44 (0) 117 954 6755

Research summary

Research projects


 Development and dissemination activities related to the C-Change assessment

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Dendy Platt has now retired but has retained the status of Honorary Senior Research Fellow in Social Work.  Before retiring, he co-developed, with Katie Riches, the C-Change approach to the assessment or parental capacity to change, and he continues to work on this project following retirement.  He is also currently working with Professor Jan Horwath, as co-editor of the forthcoming (3rd ed.) of "The Child's World", the textbook on assessments of children in need and their families. His former teaching responsibilities were mainly on the MSc in Social Work and the Post-qualifying Specialist Award programme in Social Work with ...

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Selected publications

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Recent publications

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