I currently provide supervision at my Clinic, ‘Solace’ in the Whakatane CBD. I use an eclectic approach and various skills (Life Coach, Mindfulness, Kaupapa Maori, Social Work and Health Services). I also offer supervision via facetime, phone, and I can consider travel within the BOP region (conditions apply). I look forward to supporting a gentle but thought provoking exploration of the successes and challenges that impact you and your practice.» Read more
Online supervision. Management and Team Leader issues including HR. Work with Families, Family Violence, Managing complex situations, Working in Teams, Resilience and balance,Integrating Theory and Practice, Working bi-culturally, Tikanga derived practice models and tools, Reflective Practice, Social justice, Ethical Practice and challenges, support and development. Group supervision.» Read more
I am first and foremost a mother and nanny to several mokopuna.
I hail from nga hau e wha (the four winds) and come from the grass roots. l have worked in community and statutory social work for over 20 years with a stint in community corrections and also lead in the social sector trials for MSD.
Recently I branched out into an Operational Management position in Tourism to broaden my horizons.
I am passionate about social work and community development by supporting professionals to contribute to that space by what they can create each day.
Reflective practice, collaborative processes, application of theory to practice, management and leadership in social services, establishing and maintaining boundaries.» 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 difference. Leadership and management development. Managing work/personal life balance. Child focused practice. Integrating theory and practice. Culturally safe practice.» Read more
Transference/counter transference, transmissions of oppression, self care, work/life balance, safe practice when working with risks, making sense of risk & what this means, team practice; model of supervision practice – reflective.» Read more
Reflexive practice which empowers supervisees and coachees to bring their very best to the work they do with others, whether this has a client/ consumer or organisational focus.
I am interested in a ‘whole person’ approach which assists people to explore the way they bring the strengths of their particular personality style, knowledge, skills, connectedness, etc to the work they do.
Group facilitation, team coaching and in-service education.
Working with difference, especially cross cultural, specialising in Leadership development, personal -professional boundaries in reflexive practice, workplace coaching, health & mental health sector, Rainbow (SOGIESC) issues
I am keen to help people maintain a healthy work -life balance to maintain safe practice.
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
Ao Pasifika and Ao Māori perspective and framework» Read more
Reflective practice, professional development, mentoring, group work, community development, self-care, cross-cultural practice, disability knowledge, ethics in practice and confidentiality.» Read more