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Practitioners record of their experiences

In early 2015 IRISS conducted a creative, and qualitative, research project designed to understand the experiences of social care practitioners across Scotland.

We asked practitioners to record their experiences over one week using a diary, a timesheet and prompt cards. This approach is called a cultural probe and is designed to support participants to reflect on their experiences and share thoughts and feelings from their week.

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Creativity, emotion and connection

We continued the View from Here in 2016 what follows is a summary report of our activity for 2016-2017
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Diary stories

A selection of illustrated extracts from the personal diaries completed by practitioners
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Diary analysis

Exploring the emotional experience of working in social services
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Qualitative analysis reports

An analysis of prompt card and time-sheet data from Strathclyde University
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