My supervision interest is in exploring, learning, supporting and contributing to building and maintaining/balancing ‘practitioner integrity and use of self’; My influencing supervisory frameworks include relational, solution focused, strengths based, appreciative inquiry, collaborative and holistic approaches with an applied systemic analysis.Read more
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My supervision practice centers around the balance of support and challenge, having a work/life and managing risk and develping plans (informally or formally) to help support the supervisee.Read more
I am interested in trauma informed models for clinical supervision. I have published internationally on vicarious traumatisation and resilience and am interested in offering supervision for those social workers engaged in dealing their own responses to their engagement with trauma-informed work.Read more
Reflective practice and empowering social workers and care professionals to make the best decisions they can. Working with team dynamics and managing complex situations. Risk management and safe practice. Group and peer supervision. Working with and celebrating difference. Leadership and management development. Managing work/personal life balance. Child focused practice. Integrating theory and practice. Culturally safe practice. Social work ethics. Bi-cultural and anti-discriminatory practice.Read more
Working alongside the supervisee to advance their supervision goals, I take a holistic supervisee-centred approach focusing on who they are and what they are bringing into the work at any given time. I seek to foster reflexivity in supervision and have particular interests in spirituality in practice, Treaty based practice, gender issues, work/life balance and using supervision as a forum for learning and transformation.Read more
The tuakana, teina model represents my preferred style of 1-1 supervision incorporating narrative strengths based and reflective processesd to address self care/risk mitigation, continuing professional development and management of administrative responsibilities.
I offer indigenous insight, reflective practice and safe space to enhance cross cultural communication and aid transformative practice.
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Clinical supervision for social workers and care professionals. Individual and group supervision available.
Holistic, reflective, supportive.
Grief, loss and trauma, oncology and palliative care, child development, parenting, mental health, adolescents, cross cultural, refugee and migrant communities, gay lesbian, sexual identity. I work out of rooms in Lower Hutt and Newtown in Wellington. I also provide supervision on site.Read more