Prosody Blog

Articles and conversations dedicated to innovation, research and practice with children and young people in need of support, protection and care

May 11, 2017

I killed my fish

As a Child Psychologist working with traumatised children, I hear a lot of stories, some of which are sad or cruel, some unbelievable or amazing. These stories provide me some insight in the different ways these children experience the world. It is my challenge to unravel the story and try and discover the key to why this story is so upsetting or overwhelming to them. Sometimes that leads to an unexpected outcome.

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July 8, 2016

‘No coughing for me, but I’m okay!’ – Learning to listen to practitioners’ body stories in human service work

Jo Mensinga shares insights from her research into how human services workers use and understand their own bodies in practice. 

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