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The Roving Social Worker

The Roving Social Worker

By The Roving Social Worker
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Episode 22: Roving Selfcare
In this episode Jay talks about life, a year into a global pandemic and what self-care looks like now.
March 01, 2021
Ep 21: Social Work Identities Feat Laura Hoge, LCSW, LCADC @LauraHoge
Twitter colleague, anti-racist, social work edu
March 20, 2020
Ep 20: Social Work Identities Feat Michelle R. Fortunado-Kewin, LCSW, PPSC @mfktherapy
This was recorded in November of 2019. Meet DSW student and activist Michelle as we discuss degrees, social work, and community work. Spotify music: The RAA "Dethrbidge in Lethbridge"
March 08, 2020
Ep 19: Social Work Identities Feat William Coombs @WCoombsDSW
“Don’t compromise the value of who you are [...] the best thing that you could ever do, is already inside of you”
February 24, 2020
EP 18: Social Work Identities Feat Eriel Casaya Wright @ErielWright
This is the next installment of the social work identities podcast, interview recorded in late 2019. Here Eriel's incredible story and work she is doing in her community.
February 18, 2020
EP 17: Social Work Identities Feat Micheal Kelly [USA]
In episode 17 Michael Kelly discusses his identity and how that has impacted his work and teaching. For spotify & anchor listeners: music from The Rural Alberta Advantage
February 10, 2020
[Not an episode] Mic test with Aiden
He wants to be sonic the hedgehog
October 30, 2019
EP 16: Social Work Identities Featuring Charla Cannon Yearwood [USA]
Charla is the first guest starting off this important series about identities and examining "why social work"
October 24, 2019
Ep 15: Social Work Identities: J is inspired to fill gaps in Twitter chats
Part of our job is to fill the gaps in services, communities, and knowledge. Part of our job is to be reflexive. This episode discusses how my feelings & reflection in response to a Twitter chat started this series.
October 21, 2019
Ep 14: SSWPS Part 3 (Sh*t Social Work Professionals Say)
In this episode we briefly discuss the issue of micro, mezzo and macro practice in social work and how a well-rounded skillset comes from exposure to all of these frameworks.
October 20, 2019
Ep 13: SSWPS Part 2 (Sh*t Social Work Professionals Say)
In this episode I talk about the importance of actual self-care and how it relates to the first two topics, income and ethical practice. I also give a shout out to my favorite home brew coffee company and say shit a few times.
October 15, 2019
Ep 12: Sh*t Social Work Professionals Say
In this episode that will be a 3 part series, I talk about issues, concerns, and danger with 2 phrases in social work "we're in it for the outcome, not the income" and "the client always comes first." 
October 13, 2019
Ep 11: J the Anti-Racist Social Worker
Warning: NSFW language Music on spotify: Saul Williams & Childish Gambino Topic: Roving Social Worker, Anti-Racist, Decolonizing Social Work, Oppression, Defining "The Roving Social Worker"
August 21, 2019
Ep 10: How to Become a Traveler: Pt 2
The importance of self-care.
May 27, 2019
Ep 9: How to Become a Traveler: Pt 1
So you want to be a traveler?
February 27, 2019
Ep 8: What not to say to a Travel Social Worker
Things not to say... explicit language
November 05, 2018
Ep 7: Eulogy & Love
Music from Florence & the Machine, Deathcab for Cutie
October 27, 2018
Ep 6: Are We Human?
Are social workers human?
October 08, 2018
Ep 5: Who is J, the issue with identity P. 1
J, the Roving Social Worker
September 24, 2018
Ep 4: A Chronic Illness, A Traveler, and a Podcast
Traveling with chronic illness.
September 13, 2018
Ep 3: With a little "f"
Language warning, I say my favorite f-word and it's not the food one. Music: LCD Soundsystem Topic: Podcasts & Licensing
September 06, 2018
Ep 2: Travel Well
Story time with J. Also a little music from googol bordello
September 05, 2018
PILOT : The Roving Social Worker Podcast
The very first episode.
September 03, 2018