The Social Work Stories Podcast

A podcast exploring Social Work practice through stories & critical reflection.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 38m. Bisher sind 79 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint jede zweite Woche.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 2 days 1 hour 19 minutes


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episode 77: Hosting a Family Conference: The Stages, Skills, and Language - Ep. 77

Ever wondered about what happens in a Family Conference? Well this is the episode that will bring you up to speed. Covering a diverse range of insights around the stages of a family conference, the skills you need to develop to undertake a conference...



episode 76: An Opportunity for Recovery: Social Work in Emergency Mental Health - Ep. 76

Our first episode of 2023 starts off with an incredible story of a Mental Health Social Worker in a Hospital Emergency Department. We hear about a patient who comes in needing support, and how the social worker makes quick decisions about his approac...


 2023-01-30  39m

episode 75: A Conversation with Lis & Mim: Storytelling in Supervision - Ep. 75

It's the end of another year, and to mark this space together, Lis and Mim sit down to have a conversation together about sharing stories in the supervision space. Our hope is to offer a different idea about the use of narrative reflection can bring ...


 2022-12-26  13m

episode 74: Therapeutic Social Work in the Home Visit: LIVE SHOW - Ep. 74

A very special episode of Social Work Stories - a recording from our very first LIVE SHOW!  As part of the ANZSWWER Symposium in early November, the team hosted a recording session of the podcast in front of a live audience, and we had such a great t...


 2022-11-28  25m

episode 74: Quick update: LIVE SHOW - MELBOURNE (10 Nov) info and Registration Link

A quick update from the Social Work Stories Team - we are excited to announce our first ever LIVE SHOW!    Important details:Show time: Thursday, 10 November 2022 from 4:15 PM to 5:30 PM (AEDT) Location: RMIT University Melbourne City Campus Building 80,...


 2022-10-31  0m

episode 73: School social work: An emerging field of practice - Ep. 73

Ever heard from a social worker with an ongoing position in a school before? What about a social work student with an intensive field placement in a school? In this episode Mim & Lis sit down with Professor Myfanwy Maple of the University of New England ...


 2022-10-24  43m

episode 72: Narrative Therapy and Intensive Outreach- Working with Mothers Whose Children Have Been Removed - Ep. 72

Join Mim and Lis as we listen to a story about narrative therapy, disenfranchised grief, and intensive work with mothers whose children have been removed. Hear about the importance of documenting people’s stories, working for justice, and navigating the ...


 2022-09-27  38m

episode 71: Companioning in End of Life Care - Social Work Education for Students and Practitioners - Ep. 71

Join Mim and Lis as they sit down with Jo McIlveen for an in-depth conversation about social work in the bereavement space. Jo discusses companioning in end of life care, and brings in her extensive knowledge of research in the death & dying space that i...


 2022-08-30  35m

episode 70: Acute Care, Spiders, and Small Acts of Resistance - Ep. 70

You're on the ward, it's late at night, and your job is to assess the patient's belongings as part of hospital protocol. You open up a container that you find in the person's bag, and there staring back at you is a large, hairy, creepy spider... This sto...


 2022-07-26  33m

episode 69: A Covid Death: Moral Injury and Burnout in Social Work Practice - Ep. 69

Join Mim and Lis as we explore a harrowing story from a hospital social worker who was on the front lines of Covid-19 work, supporting families in a dedicated Covid ward. Listen as she shares her experience throughout wave-after-wave of variants, and the...


 2022-06-27  35m