Episode 11: Trauma sensitive yoga practice. Creating a safe space in a yoga studio for survivors of sexual assault.

Today's show looks at a different way working with survivors of sexual assault. In this episode, you’ll hear how Clare uses trauma-sensitive yoga to support survivors of sexual assault. Clare Pritchard has been practicing yoga since 1995.  She is a…

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Episode 10: What is Emotional freedom technique (EFT)/ Tapping ? With Khadine Aharon

In this episode I chat with Khadine Aharon about her social work journey and becoming and EFT trainer. We talk about EFT and what it can be used for. What is Emotional freedom technique (EFT)/ Tapping ? With Khadine Aharon …

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Episode 9: Doing the work we love shouldn’t make us ill. Talking burnout and self care with Helen Gray.

In this episode, we talk about burn out and why self-care is crucial to prevent burnout. Helen shares her personal journey in the social work profession and how she experienced burnout while managing a team. This led Helen to develop…

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Episode 6: How to build a close and trusting relationship with clients while maintaining professional boundaries.

What are professional boundaries? While thinking about this topic I went through some of my old textbooks and none of them had anything about boundaries. I found it interesting that something so fundamental to our work it not explicitly taught…

Episode 4: Interview with Verity Best and Josette Gardiner. Counselling children affected by family breakdown. Working with families and children in mediation, dispute resolution and family conflict.

Interview with Verity Best and Josette Gardiner : Counselling for children affected by family breakdown. Working with families and children in mediation, dispute resolution and family conflict. In this interview with Verity and Josette, co-directors of focus counselling service, we…

Episode 3: Growing a social worker, talking student placements and the importance of supervision with Ronnie Egan.

With Associate Professor Ronnie Egan, we explore the need for quality student placements, what stops people from taking on a student and the unexpected learnings and rewards. We discuss some of the support and training options available to those interested…

Episode 1: Where Social Work and the Law Meet: Developing a Social Work Service in a Private Law Firm, with Olga Gountras.

Episode 1: is an interview with Olga Gountras, National Manager of Social Work Services at Slater and Gordon. Listen to how Olga developed the first social work service in a private law firm, now celebrating its 10th year. Hear about…