Department of Sociology and Social Work

Conference subthemes at the 6th International Conference on Practice Research in Social Work 2023

Conference subthemes at the 6th International Conference on Practice Research in Social Work 2023


Through the conference, we will present, discuss and analyze the collaborations, the co-creation possibilities and the inclusion of service users in practice research in social work by focusing on the following subthemes:

  • Challenges and possibilities in collaborations between partners - service users, practitioners, researchers etc.
  • Aspects of power when different partners with different positions are to collaborate
  • Potentials and barriers in participatory processes in practice research
  • Philosophical, theoretical and conceptual foundations and inspirations in participatory approaches in practice research
  • Methodologies and service users' empirical participation in practice research.
  • Connections, diversities and controversies between social work research and policymakers, practitioners, service users
  • Practice research collaboration and social work education/programmes
  • Ethical issues in collaborations between social work practitioners and/or service users and/or researchers
Proposals, abstracts and themes
Programme and deadlines
Conference committees
Department of Sociology and Social Work • Fibigerstraede 13 • 9220  Aalborg East  • Phone: +45 9940 8192 • Email:  inst.issa.kom@socsci.aau.dk
Vat no.: 5798000420649 • P numbers; Aalborg: 1012066143, Copenhagen: 1018019139