Selina Ledoux-Taua’aletoa

SWRB Registration Number:  893
Gender: Female
Nationality/Ethnicity/Culture: Samoan, French & Scottish
Mobile Phone Number:  0211275450
Qualifications:  BMD 2005 AUT
MSP 2913 Unitec
Current Training:  Currently completing Professional Doctorate – Te Whare Wananga o Awanuiarangi
Professional Experience: 17 years statutory social work, working in Care and Protection, Youth Justice and Emergency after hours response. Currently lecturering in Bi-cultural Bachelor of Social Work – Te Wananga o Aotearoa. Previously worked at Unitec (5 years) in Bachelor of Social Practice Programme- Associate Academic Leader for 18 months.
Supervision Interests/Approaches/Type:  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 difference. Leadership and management development. Managing work/personal life balance. Child focused practice. Integrating theory and practice. Culturally safe practice
Research interests- Pacific people, Samoa, Youth, Children, Women, Tangatawhenua, Aged care, Mental Health – particularly depression and anxiety.