The Roving Social Worker

The Roving Social Worker
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21: Social Work Identities Feat Laura Hoge, LCSW, LCADC @LauraHoge
Mar 20 • 36 min
Twitter colleague, anti-racist, social work edu
20: Social Work Identities Feat Michelle R. Fortunado-Kewin, LCSW, PPSC @mfktherapy
Mar 8 • 49 min
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”
19: Social Work Identities Feat William Coombs @WCoombsDSW
Feb 24 • 43 min
“Don’t compromise the value of who you are […] the best thing that you could ever do, is already inside of you”
18: Social Work Identities Feat Eriel Casaya Wright @ErielWright
Feb 17 • 28 min
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.
17: Social Work Identities Feat Micheal Kelly [USA]
Feb 10 • 82 min
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
[Not an episode] Mic test with Aiden
Oct 30, 2019 • 0 min
He wants to be sonic the hedgehog
16: Social Work Identities Featuring Charla Cannon Yearwood [USA]
Oct 24, 2019 • 15 min
Charla is the first guest starting off this important series about identities and examining “why social work”
15: Social Work Identities: J is inspired to fill gaps in Twitter chats
Oct 21, 2019 • 7 min
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.
14: SSWPS Part 3 (Sh*t Social Work Professionals Say)
Oct 20, 2019 • 6 min
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.
13: SSWPS Part 2 (Sh*t Social Work Professionals Say)
Oct 15, 2019 • 7 min
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.
12: Sh*t Social Work Professionals Say
Oct 13, 2019 • 8 min
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.”
11: J the Anti-Racist Social Worker
Aug 20, 2019 • 6 min
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”
10: How to Become a Traveler: Pt 2
May 26, 2019 • 4 min
The importance of self-care.
9: How to Become a Traveler: Pt 1
Feb 27, 2019 • 4 min
So you want to be a traveler?
8: What not to say to a Travel Social Worker
Nov 5, 2018 • 5 min
Things not to say… explicit language
7: Eulogy & Love
Oct 27, 2018 • 5 min
Music from Florence & the Machine, Deathcab for Cutie
6: Are We Human?
Oct 7, 2018 • 4 min
Are social workers human?
5: Who is J, the issue with identity P. 1
Sep 23, 2018 • 4 min
J, the Roving Social Worker
4: A Chronic Illness, A Traveler, and a Podcast
Sep 12, 2018 • 4 min
Traveling with chronic illness.
3: With a little “f”
Sep 5, 2018 • 4 min
Language warning, I say my favorite f-word and it’s not the food one. Music: LCD Soundsystem Topic: Podcasts & Licensing
2: Travel Well
Sep 4, 2018 • 4 min
Story time with J. Also a little music from googol bordello
PILOT : The Roving Social Worker Podcast
Sep 3, 2018 • 6 min
The very first episode.