The Creative Life Story Work Podcast

The Creative Life Story Work podcast helps you deliver better, trauma-informed life story work for care-experienced children and young people.

Every month, we talk to life story work experts to find out what makes ‘good’ life story work and how we can help children and young people understand their own life stories.

Who is this podcast for?

  • Social work professionals
  • Foster carers
  • Social work students and lecturers
  • Independent practitioners
  • Adoptive parents
  • And anyone who works with care-experienced children and young people

Topics covered include:

  • Trauma, attachment and recovery
  • The ethics of life story work
  • Supporting refugee and asylum-seeking children
  • The impact of adverse children experiences

Listen to some of our most popular episodes

Developing a new approach to life story work

How was a new approach to life story work developed? Find out about our early partnerships with local authorities and how the model for Creative Life Story Work emerged.

Listen to the episode here.

Evaluating the impact of life story work

How do we know that life story work is making a difference to the lives of children and young people? We discuss how to evaluate the impact of life story work.

Listen to the episode here.

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