John Carpenter

John Carpenter is Professor of Social Work and Applied Social Science, School for Policy Studies at the University of Bristol. Prof. Carpenter has over many years carried out research for the Department of Health in England on de-institutionalisation and multidisciplinary community services for adults with serious mental illness, violent mentally disordered offenders and assertive outreach teams. He was keynote speaker at the PhD course Collaborative work in changing environments – interprofessional and interorganisational collaboration 14-15 October with his presentation Grounding interagency collaboration in evidence.