Areas of expertise
Children with Disabilities
Working with Children and Families within Social Work
Membership of professional bodies
Registered Social Worker – HCPC reg no : SW00135
Member of the British Association of Social Workers
Fellow of the Higher Education Academy
Cocks, A.J. (2008) A Qualitative Study Exploring the Views of Choice and Participation held by Teenagers with Learning Disabilities. Barcelona, ISA World Forum.
Cocks A.J. (2007) Choice and Participation : are researchers true to the principles within Childhood Sociology or responding to Political Agendas? Asian Youth and Childhood 2007, Lucknow, India.
Cocks, A.J. (2006) The Conceptualisation of Peer Culture among Children with Learning Disabilities. XVI ISA World Congress of Sociology. Durban, South Africa.
Cocks A.J. (2007) A Wheel within a Wheel: Reflections on the Position of the Researcher within Research exploring Choice and Participation with Children and Young People. ESA, Glasgow, Scotland.
Cocks A. J. & Mackay D. A. (July 2007) The Role of Practice Education in Shaping Social Work Identity: an example of shaping social work practice in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. JSWEC, Swansea, Wales.