The Green House Charity.

Aug 15, 2015 by

I invited the Chair of this charity, Steve Livings, to describe the vital work it does. I have also been a Trustee of the Green House...

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055 Self Leadership in Social ...

May 6, 2015 by

Subtitled “Reflections from practice”a new book by Bill McKitterick that offers a fresh and innovative view on leadership for social workers and managers.

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039 Parent Abuse Mirror or Mir...

Aug 1, 2014 by

Jane Evans, trauma parenting specialist, discusses the important issue of child to parent abuse ahead of Mirror or Mirage?: Is...

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038 Academic Analysis of Socia...

Jul 17, 2014 by

Kieran is a media linguist and communication consultant. His PhD research explored the language of media interviews and he is now...

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Social workers in the media...

Jul 7, 2014 by

Kieran File (PhD) is a Media linguist, Managing director and trainer at Reactive Sports Media and Associate media trainer at David...

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035 Social Work in the Media &...

Jun 27, 2014 by

TV and Radio interviews reflecting child protection cases. I often get approached to give these in response to negative stories as...

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031 Freelance Parenting

May 29, 2014 by

Freelance broadcaster Faye Dicker founded Freelance Mum. Freelance Mum began life in June 2013 when Faye recognised the need to...

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Beyond the Adoption Order: Cha...

May 13, 2014 by

I was really interested to read a report called ‘Beyond the Adoption Order: Challenges, Interventions and Adoption...

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026 Early Intervention Confere...

Apr 24, 2014 by

In conjunction with British Association of the Study and Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect (BASPCAN) David Niven Associates (DNA)...

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024 Play & Early Years; W...

Apr 3, 2014 by

The guest this week is Sandra Trotman Meadows – the Chief Executive Officer of PEYTU, a Bristol based charity providing...

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Reflective supervision advice

Mar 26, 2014 by

Supervision   I want to revisit a subject that unashamedly I’ve talked about quite a bit in the past. Good anecdotal...

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Child Protection Training

Mar 14, 2014 by

I have a lifetime of knowledge in child protection and therefore offer Child Protection training through my company, so I want to...

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The importance of media traini...

Feb 20, 2014 by

Media training in Bristol   The media is the window on the world for 99% of the population. Whether it is broadcast, written or...

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018 Childhood trauma; child ab...

Feb 20, 2014 by

An interview with an old friend of the programme Jane Evans who is speaking at ‘This is my childhood’ conference. We...

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Early years conference

Jan 2, 2014 by

This is my childhood; there will be no other   Domestic violence, substance misuse and chronic mental health problems are...

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The new year

Dec 30, 2013 by

Happy New Year! It’s been a mixed year for economy and business, but David Niven Associates has managed to come through it...

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This is my childhood

Dec 20, 2013 by

This is my childhood. There will be no other. I am delighted to announce that ‘This is my childhood’ will be on the 4th...

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