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6 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Carlene Firmin. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Carlene Firmin, often where they are interviewed.

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6 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Carlene Firmin. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Carlene Firmin, often where they are interviewed.

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Contextual Safeguarding with Dr Carlene Firmin MBE

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In this safeguarding podcast we talk with Dr Carlene Firmin MBE about Contextual Safeguarding and the social theory of Pierre Bourdieu. We also discuss why Contextual Safeguarding is counter cultural to traditional child care systems and why the dynamics of adolescence are an absolute nightmare to children's services.

Dec 15 2019 · 37mins
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Episode 2 (Season 2). Contextual Safeguarding reloaded featuring Dr Carlene Firmin

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Three friends that happen to be social workers discuss current social/social work issues from their front room. 

Your favourite trio of social workers are back again with the second instalments of season 2.  In this episode Nadia, Fran and Eugene have another conversation about Contextual Safeguarding but this time they are joined by their very first guest; Contextual Safeguarding guru Dr Carlene Firmin. Carlene discusses what Contextual Safeguarding is, how the idea was created and how it is progressing in the field of social work.

This fun and highly informative episode is one not to be missed as Carlene fits right in with your favourite trio! 

To join the Contextual Safeguarding network and to find out more, you can go to their website at www.contextualsafeguarding.org.uk. You can also follow Carlene on twitter @carlenefirmin.

If you enjoy this episode then share with your friends, leave a review and follow The Social Matters Podcast on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook. The handle is @matterspodcast .

Oct 13 2019 · 46mins

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London Councils County Lines Summit - Safeguarding as everyone's business - Dr Carlene Firmin MBE

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The majority of the young people exploited by County Lines are London children. 

London Councils County Lines Summit gave greater voice to the need to protect young Londoners from criminal exploitation, in particular to:

  1. Share learning from the Rescue and Response programme so that innovative and effective practice may be applied more widely
  2. Shine a light on the use of modern slavery powers to prevent exploitation
  3. Highlight findings on the London Councils' polling, exploring attitudes to the link between drugs and modern slavery
  4. Plan for Action which boroughs and their partners can take to redouble efforts to protect young Londoners from exploitation.

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Oct 04 2019 · 39mins
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Dr Carlene Firmin, MBE on Contextual Safeguarding

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Derek and Carlene discuss serious youth violence, chicken shops, protecting children online, the value of youth work, county lines and school exclusions.

Sep 19 2019 · 1hr 10mins

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PowerTalk - S1/EP 6 - Contextual Safeguarding with Dr Carlene Firmin MBE

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Ben Lindsay, founder of the charity Power The Fight talks to Dr. Carlene Firmin MBE on the topic of Contextual Safeguarding, an approach to understanding, and responding to, young people’s experiences of significant harm beyond their families.

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Feb 24 2019 · 21mins
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Carlene Firmin on gangs, exploitation and violence – research and practice – PP133

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Dr. Carlene Firmin MBE  joined us this week to share her wealth of research on and practical experience with gangs, exploitation and violence amongst young people. Carlene is Senior Research Fellow at the International Centre, researching Child Exploitation, Violence and Trafficking and was awarded her MBE for service to women and girls. Does the language … Continue reading Carlene Firmin on gangs, exploitation and violence – research and practice – PP133 →
Sep 19 2016 · 41mins