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Alan Marshall

Alan V Marshall

Senior Lecturer in Social Work


Summary

I specialise in mental health and law teaching on Continuous Professional Development postgraduate courses. I am a qualified AMHP, Practice Educator and social worker.

 

 

About

Specialist areas of interest

Mental Health, Homelessness, Law, Anti-Discriminatory Practice and Diversity

Teaching

Department of Social Work and Social Care and Community Studies

Health And Wellbeing

I teach on our mental health CPD courses around law, mental health, values and decision making. I also do some teaching on our qualifying social work and nursing courses in the department. 

 

 

I am the course leader for the PG Cert Approved Mental Health Professional course. 

 

 

  • Best Interests Assessor module.
  • Foundations in Specialist Mental Health Practice.
  • AMHP Practice.
  • Mental Health Law and Policy.
 

 

Publications

Book chapters

Marshall, A. (2017). Anti-Discriminatory Practice. In Social Work Theory and Practice. Learning Matters

Reports

Hemmington, J., Graham, M., Marshall, A., Brammer, A., Stone, K., & Vickery, S. (2021). AMHPs, BIAs and people with lived experience. Social Work England. https://www.socialworkengland.org.uk/about/publications/amhp-bia-and-people-with-lived-experience-research/#fullreport

Presentations

Marshall, A. (2021). The Human Rights Act in context of mental health legislation. Presented at: Sheffield Health and Social Care NHS Foundation Trust - International Human Rights Day 2021 Conference, Online, 2021

Marshall, A. (2018). Using Wargaming techniques for Teaching in the Social Sciences. Presented at: Student Success – from conversation to transformation, Sheffield Hallam University

Other publications

Marshall, A. (2017). 'Please do not stop talking about mental health'. Yorkshire Post: https://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/opinion/columnists/please-do-not-stop-talking-about-mental-health-1767997

Other activities

External Examiner for Robert Gordon University - Blended Learning BA Social Work

External Examiner - University of Manchester - MSc Applied Mental Health

Member of the Organising Committee of YAMHP (Yorkshire AMHP group)

Evaluating integrating wargaming techniques into learning about complex multi-agency situations

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