Podcast

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,…

Working with vulnerable kids and families in child protection. Liz Andrew Brake.

Liz Andrew- Brake is a qualified Social Worker that is AASW registered. She has been working in the Child Protection field for the past 12+ years. She’s worked in a variety of roles in New Zealand, United Kingdom, and Australia…

Thinking big. Providing counselling in a women’s refuge and starting a social enterprise.

 ‘’Thinking big’’ providing counselling in a women's refuge and starting a social enterprise. Jen has had a very diverse and interesting career. In this interview she shares with listeners some of her journey and what inspired her to become a…

From Paralegal to Social Worker. Working with children and trauma all while staying passionate about the work you do.

In my interview with Ashton Hayes, she shares her journey starting off as a paralegal working in family law. Her career took on a new trajectory as she discovered she felt she could do more hands-on work as a social…

The balancing act of school social work with Kylie Lloyd.

This week's episode explores the world of school social work. I talk with Kylie Lloyd, who shares her experiences transitioning into social work as a mature student, while balancing the requirements of the degree and also being a single mother…

Bringing parents and families into the room when working with young people.

In this week's episode Katrina shares her experience working with families in a school setting and in a hospital setting. Katrina is a clinical family therapist and full clinical member of the Australian Association of Family Therapy (AAFT).  She is…

Working with sexual and gender diverse clients, with Josh Muller.

This week's episode takes a look at working with diversity, in particular with LGBTQIA+ people. The way we communicate is important, it doesn't just communicate the content of what we're doing, it communicates our beliefs and assumptions about the world. …