Cas Gillespie

Gender: Female
Nationality/Ethnicity/Culture: Māori and pakeha
Address:  PO Box 252
Nelson City
New Zealand
Mobile Phone Number:  021 269 4876
Qualifications:  Bachelor of Applied Social Science – Social Work
Post Graduate Certificate in Professional Supervision
Trauma Informed Care and Service Delivery
Psychodrama Training
Gestalt Psychotherapy Training
Te Reo, Tikanga and Māori Development Courses
Aoraki Bound Leadership Course
Certificate in Supporting Grieving Adults
ACC Registered Social Worker and Counsellor
SWRB Full Registration
Professional Experience:  Whānau Ora Social Worker
Supervisor and Team Leader
Sensitive Claims Counselling, Social Work and Cultural Support
Children’s Programme Coordinator and Group Facilitator
Programme Development
Adult Teaching and Tutoring
Restorative Justice Case Worker
Family Court Officer
Children, Individuals, Whānau, Community
Supervision Interests/Approaches/Type:  Ethics, values and congruence in practice.
Person-centred, strength based and solution focused theory.
Developing complex analysis and critically reflective practice.
Children and Family Services.
Care and Protection and evaluating risk.
Integrating theory to understand and inform practice.
New graduate Social Worker development.
Work place dynamics and professionalism.
Managing complex cases and safety at work.
He aha te mea nui o te ao?
What is the most important thing in the world?
He tāngata, he tāngata, he tāngata
It is people, it is people, it is people.