6 years experience of community based social work, Lead Professional (Children’s Team), and therapeutic support with families, children, young people, and adults (health, mental health, sexual abuse, violence, trauma, anger); 2 years health social work (hospital and community based); 4 years secondary school counselling; 8 years teaching on the Massey University and Victoria of Wellington University Human Development and Counselling Team (Lecturer and Research Supervisor).Read more
Tag Archives: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
Practice issues; Advocacy and social work; risk management; counselling; workplace organizational and team dynamics,care and protection; management and lleadership; boar/committee/governamce; plannning and management; conflict resolution; stress management; trauma and grief; work/personal/life balance/wellness.Read more
Cultural & Professional supervision.
Special focus on working with Maori.
Use of Mindfulness and other holistic therapies to support Practitioners in their process of reflection and identification of strengths and limitations / strategies and supports.
Overall, in my experience to be successful social worker, you need good professional & supportive supervision.Read more