Podcast

The unique perspective of social workers in tertiary mental health services.

The unique perspective of social workers in tertiary mental health services. In this weeks episode , I interview Justine Grimmer  about her experiences working in ED mental health services. Justine has come into social work after a number of years…

Motivational Interviewing Explained with Dr Rosemary Higgins.

Dr Rosemary Higgins joins me in the podcast to discuss Motivational Interviewing. Rosemary has vast experience in the domains of research and practice. With over 50 publications in peer reviewed journals she is internationally renowned in her field. Rosemary is…

Nothing about us without us , working in mental health advocacy and peer work.

In this week's episode, Matthew Jackman shares with listeners some of his experiences being a social worker and service user. Matthew has been in the out of home care system and the foster care system as well as having psychiatric…

Exploring the grief and bereavement that can accompany chronic illness and disability.

In this week's episode, I talk with Louise Pearson. Louise is an accredited mental health social worker with over twenty years of experience in the disability and community sector. She has completed training as a Gestalt Psychotherapist and is also…

Bringing about behavioural change, working in men’s behaviour change programs with Blake Johns

Listen to Blake share some of his experiences working in a men's behaviour change program.  Blake is an accredited mental health social worker, working across a variety of settings including mental health, substance misuse, domestic violence, sexual offending, child protection,…