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Personal profile

Biography

  • Senior Lecturer within the Department of Social Work since September 2010
  • Project Manager / Mediator NCH Family Mediation Service (Greater Manchester) (2002-2007)
  • Deputy Manager / Mediator NCH Family Mediation Service (Greater Manchester) (1999-2002)
  • 3 years working as Court Welfare Officer in Rochdale / Oldham (1996-99)
  • 4 years working as Probation Officer in Greater Manchester (1992-96)

Research Expertise and Interests

  • Imprisoned mothers and how they maintain contact with their children.

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prisoner Social Sciences
correctional institution Social Sciences
imprisonment Social Sciences
parents Social Sciences
family member Social Sciences
contact Social Sciences
stakeholder Social Sciences
experience Social Sciences

Research Output 2012 2018

Open Access
File
imprisonment
Fathers
father
Hope
secrecy
4 Citations (Scopus)

A difficult disclosure: The dilemmas faced by families affected by parental imprisonment regarding what information to share

Lockwood, K. & Raikes, B., 8 Jan 2016, Experiencing Imprisonment: Research on the Experience of Living and Working in Carceral Institutions. Taylor and Francis Inc., p. 230-247 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Breaking down barriers: Understanding the experience of British Pakistani families affected by imprisonment

Abass, T., Reeves, C. & Raikes, B., 1 Sep 2016, In : Probation Journal. 63, 3, p. 256-272 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
imprisonment
prisoner
family member
justice
staff
1 Citation (Scopus)

The benefits of prisoner participation in interdisciplinary learning

Raikes, B. & Balen, R., 16 Nov 2016, In : Social Work Education. 35, 8, p. 933-944 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

prisoner
correctional institution
participation
learning
student
3 Citations (Scopus)

‘Unsung heroines’: Celebrating the care provided by grandmothers for children with parents in prison

Raikes, B., 1 Sep 2016, In : Probation Journal. 63, 3, p. 320-330 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
correctional institution
parents
grandchild
imprisonment
social isolation

Activities 2010 2010

  • 1 Oral presentation

Picturing Diversity: A Resource for Student Police Officers

Ben Raikes (Speaker), Robin Kiteley (Speaker)
18 Mar 2010

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation