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Professor Tim Kelly is Dean of the School of Education and Social Work and Professor of Social Work.
Since moving to Scotland from the United States in 2003, he has continued his research into and writing about the care of older people in health and social care settings, supporting carers and groupwork practice. Improving professional social work education has also featured in his work. Previous academic experience includes teaching, research, and administration in Scotland and in the United States.
Tim has been the Secretary and Vice-President of the Association for the Advancement of Social Work with Groups and was co-editor of the journal Groupwork for 6 years.
His practice experience includes working in older people's services in community mental health, community health, court ordered substance abuse treatment, and a geriatric hospital.
He is currently the co-chair of the LGBT+ Staff Network and is a member of the University's Athena Swan Steering Group
Doctor of Philosophy, University of Georgia
Award Date: 1 Jan 1994
Master of Social Science, University of Georgia
Award Date: 1 Jan 1987
Bachelor of Philosophy, Emory University
Award Date: 1 Jan 1984
- H Social Sciences (General)
- social work, groupwork, gerontology, carers, caregivers
Kelly, T., 13 Jan 2021, In: PalArch's Journal of Archaeology of Egypt/Egyptology. 18, 4, p. 737-749 13 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-reviewOpen AccessFile5 Downloads (Pure)
Kelly, T. & Berman-Rossi, T., 2020, Introducing Social Work. Parker, J. (ed.). London: SAGE Publications, p. 138 10 p.
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › Chapter
Multiple and Multidimensional life transitions in the context of life-limiting health conditions: Longitudinal study focussing on perspectives of Young Adults, Families and ProfessionalsJindal-Snape, D., Johnston, B., Pringle, J., Kelly, T., Scott, R., Gold, L. & Dempsey, R., 25 Mar 2019, In: BMC Palliative Care. 18, p. 1-12 12 p., 30.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-reviewOpen AccessFile2 Citations (Scopus)151 Downloads (Pure)
'Risk is King and Need to take a Backseat!' Can Social Workers' Experiences of Moral Injury Strengthen Practice?Fenton, J. & Kelly, T., 11 Sep 2018, Risk in Social Work Practice: Current Issues. Whittaker, A. & Taylor, B. (eds.). Routledge
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › Chapter (peer-reviewed) › peer-review
What happens for informal caregivers during transition to increased levels of care for the person with dementia? A systematic review protocolCranwell, M., Gavine, A., McSwiggan, L. & Kelly, T., 26 Jun 2018, In: Systematic Reviews. 7, 1, p. 1-5 5 p., 91.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-reviewOpen AccessFile140 Downloads (Pure)