This book, co-edited by Brian Littlechild and Roger Smith, is key text for all students of interprofessional education, and for practitioners looking to understand and develop better interagency working.
The book has an emphasis on working collaboratively with fellow professionals, service users and the community, and developing an holistic approach to working, this is an essential resource for anyone studying on courses in social work, nursing, education, health, medicine, social policy, physiotherapy, occupational therapy and dentistry, and for all those with an interest in the human services.
Expert chapters from contributors in key areas such as health and social care services, education and school services, offender services, children’s services, and continuing care are included, as are contributions from service users and carers.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherPearson Education
Number of pages352
ISBN (Print)1408224402 , 978-1408224403
Publication statusPublished - Sept 2012


  • interprofessional education, interprofessional practice


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