The Social Work Stories Podcast

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

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 37m. Bisher sind 44 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint jede zweite Woche

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episode 45: 45: Working With Families of Children Who Use Violence - Reflective Practice in a Delicate Space

Join our hosts Mim and Lis for something a little different - a conversation with a social worker who shares insight into her unique practice space, working with the families of children who use violence against their parents. This social worker talks ab...



episode 44: Social Work During a Bushfire - Safety in Chaos

Join Mim and Lis, as well as our producer Justin, as they listen to a social worker share her story of working in a bushfire evacuation centre. Hear the way social work practice can support communities in the midst of a crisis, and the surprising way it...



episode 43: Touching Base - An update from the Social Work Stories Team

Join your hosts Mim & Lis as they share an update from the Social Work Stories team. There are comings and going, plans and changes, and a lot of news to update you on. Do you have thoughts, want to contribute a story or question for the team, or just sa...


 2020-09-22  11m

episode 42: The Hip Hop Social Worker vs Social Work Stories

An exciting conversation with fellow social work podcaster Christopher Scott (a.k.a The Hip Hop Social Worker). We hope you enjoy this fusion of social work podcasts and that it sparks some interesting thoughts for you along the way. CREDITS: Hosts - Dr ...


 2020-09-08  41m

episode 41: Social Work with Teenage Boys: The teachable moments.

We have another group work practice story this week! Join Mim and Lis as they listen to the amazing story from this anonymous social worker doing fantastic work in the field of adolescence, masculinity and growing up. Credits: Hosts - Lis Murphy and Mim ...


 2020-08-18  38m

episode 40: When a baby dies: Conversations in birth and death, companioning and memory making.

A special episode that explores a difficult experience.   Join Lis and Noni (and Mim) as they tell a story about one of the most awful experiences imaginable.    Credits: Hosts - Lis Murphy, Noni Reginato, and Mim Fox. Producers - Ben Joseph and Justin S...


 2020-08-04  36m

episode 39: Social Work in Prison: Sounds interesting.

There's a loop at play here in this social work story. Can you pick it?   Join Lis and Mim as they listen to the story of this episode's anonymous social worker. Make sure you stay right till the end to catch the amazing music this SW has composed. We ho...


 2020-07-21  54m

episode 38: Aged Care Social Work: Far beyond just another case study.

This week your anonymous social worker tells you the story of her time working alongside Brian. This is a moving, heartwarming, and compelling tale of a social worker going far and beyond the scope of her role, but also shining a light for all other soci...


 2020-07-07  38m

episode 37: Social Work with Families of Missing Persons: Learning to Live Alongside Loss

Connect with this story from a passionate Social Worker who supports families of missing persons, as they face unresolved loss and learn to tolerate the unknown. Join along with Mim and Lis as they reflect on this emotional story and share their own crit...


 2020-06-23  38m

episode 36: Social Work and COVID-19: Hospital Social Work in Nigeria

Join Mim and Lis as they introduce a hospital social worker in Nigeria, who discusses the response he and his team have delivered in the era of COVID-19, from patient support to contact tracing. We love the opportunity to hear from social workers around ...


 2020-06-10  14m