This section includes a selection of resources that I have developed and that seem to be quite popular amongst other workers in the sector. I hope you enjoy!

APS Eating Issues and Trauma PD Session

In June 2016 I presented another professional development session to the Australian Psychologist Society College of Educational Psychologists. It was great to be back and we had a lovely evening with lots of interesting discussion. I have attached a copy of the powerpoint slides here.

APS Eating Issues Presentation June 2016

APS Complex Trauma and Children PD Session

In May 2015 I gave a professional development session to the Australian Psychologist Society College of Educational Psychologists. It was a lovely evening with a very engaged and attentive audience – despite a serious weather event! I have attached a copy of the powerpoint slides here.

APS Presentation May 2015

Vicarious Trauma

This handout covers some of the issues raised in training about Vicarious Trauma, most particularly information that I have collated from other sources. It also includes a reference list at the end that has a number of very interesting books, articles and web pages that you might want to follow up on.

Vicarious Trauma Training Handout 2012

10 Tips for Graduating Social Workers

Over the years I have given a number of lectures for graduating students from the Masters of Social Work Qualifying course at Griffith University. A number of people have asked for a copy of this so I have reproduced my powerpoint slides here.

10 Tips for Social Workers Griffith Univ

Principles of Feminist Social Work

This is a brief description of the Principles of Social Work Practice as I taught them in my Feminist Social Work course at the University of Queensland.

Principles of Feminist Social Work Practice