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Tag Archives: Otago
Working with Children and Youth, Complex Trauma Presentations,Developmental and Behavioral Disorders, Child and Youth Mental Health, Low Arousal Interventions, Participatory Approach, Child Centered practice, Narrative Therapy, Suicidal Ideation, Deliberate Self Harm, Trauma Informed Social Work inventions, Neuro-Sequential Model of Therapeutics (NMT), Strengths based Inventions, Anti-Oppressive Practice, Radical Social Work, Attachment and Attachment Disorders, Solution Based Brief Therapy,Read more
Reflective practice and person centered to enhance one’s ability to work to their strengths and find their own style of practice. Integrating theory to practice.Read more
I am experienced in individual and group supervision for social workers and counsellors. I enjoy working with students and new practitioners and have provided supervision to a number of managers of agencies and to those in private practice. Narrative Therapy informs much of my supervision and other practice but it is not a requirement for supervisees to have this interest.Read more
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
Person centred, critical reflective practice, transformative supervision, assisting social workers with professional development and lifelong learning, solution focused, strengths based, human rights based, supportive. Managing work/personal life balance. Linking theory to understand and inform practice.Read more
Students, critical reflective practice, working collaboratively with family practitioners who want to enhance their relationship with their employing organisations by incorporating evidenced based practice into their work. Care & Protection, Grief and Loss. Family and emergency services work. Resilience and strength based processes used. Supervision across disciplines.Read more
Reflective practice; Child focused practice
I have interests in enhancing practitioners own strengths and resources and facilitating reflection and solutions and growing resilient and safe practice in new graduates. When working with experienced social workers supervision focuses on the ongoing needs of a social workers practice and ensuring ongoing personal development.
I am Ngai Tahu and have established connections in the Otago area which I also readily share with my supervisees.
In private practice offer clincial supervision. Particular areas of interest are Health and Disabiity, Welfare, Non government organisations (NGO’s)Read more
To enhance social work practitioners toward ” better and safer practices” through the following perspectives: Reflective, Problem Solving Solution, Strength Base and Mentoring to encompass whanau ora / wrap around interventions.Read more