My private work has involved counselling young people, delivering education and training for social service and health professionals, and also providing supervision to social workers.» Read more
Safe practice and professional development, health and well-being, child protection and community development. I work from a client centred and strengths based perspective and have an interest in supervision across professions.» Read more
I offer individual, group and team supervision and work from a strengths-based, solution focused, collaborative approach in supervision that supports reflective and safe practice. I am very focused on offering supervision which is relevant to the Aotearoa/NZ bicultural context. I am also experienced in providing supervision remotely via FaceTime/Zoom or Skype or phon» 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
Clinical/Cultural Supervision; Leadership/Professional Development; Strength based, Solution focussed, Best practice, Youth sector, NGO Agencies, Grief/Loss, Cross Cultural, Case work working with Individuals, couples, whanau.» Read more
Holistic models of wellness for Social workers, Counsellors and Allied health professionals working with Children, young people and their families in Social work and other therapeutic environments.» Read more
I offer supervisees a warm relaxed environment with good structure. I have an eclectic well thought out practise model which, as stated, is heavily influenced by the systemic and trauma lens.
I am a positive; strengths focussed supervisor. I am process focussed and wish to support supervisees to be reflective in relation to themselves and to their work.
I am interested in supporting practitioners to ‘look underneath’ when trying to make sense of and work with the behaviour of others
Trauma informed practise; work with families and systems; residential and foster care; parenting; adolescents; reluctant or marginalised clients; self awareness and self care
Social Work fieldwork educator offering 40 years’ practice experience through front line community social worker, advocate for safe bi and multicultural practice, field work educator, supervisor, seniors social worker, service manager, CEO of Marae based health and social services with extensive knowledge in Maori and pakeha practice pathways, Sound proven network with Maata Waka and Mana Whenua, NGO Maori and non-Maori, Local bodies and government services.
Proven history of bi and multicultural supervision to support a supervisee to maximise their potential through reflective practice. To encourage and provide a culturally sound and safe practice knowledge base that will support a supervisee to be a competent effective and a culturally safe practitioner. To support practitioners to maintain a healthy work life balance that also demonstrates the importance of their self-care and who can provide mana enhancing practices to all people their work alongside. Mauri Ora Karen Brown
Developing and maintenance of reflective practice. Culturally safe practice. Workplace and team dynamics. Coping with change. Work life balance. Maori models of practice. Care and protection. Family dynamics and relationships. Child management and behavior.» Read more