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Researcher: Craft, CA (Ms Cecilia Craft)

Fields of Research

Social work
Social policy
Secondary education
Social program evaluation
Urban sociology and community studies
Counselling, wellbeing and community services
Clinical social work practice
Applied sociology, program evaluation and social impact assessment

Research Objectives

Other education and training
Children's services and childcare
Pacific Peoples community services
Other culture and society
Expanding knowledge in human society
Professions and professionalisation
Families and family services

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Breaking into the Game: A Mentoring Program in Research, Writing and Publication for Social Work Academics; Advances in Social Work and Welfare Education
BSW students' perceptions of key competencies, values, and practitioner skills: Implications for social work education; Australian Social Work
Fragile Pathways: The Trajectory from Child Protection into Youth Detention
Guarding the gates of the profession: Findings of a survey of gatekeeping mechanisms in Australian Bachelor of Social Work programs; Australian Social Work
International students in Bachelor of Social Work programs across Australia: A case for special educational consideration?; Australian Social Work
SAAP, Safety and Domestic Violence: A Content Analysis; Just Policy
The ABC of peer mentoring - what secondary students have to say about cross-age peer mentoring in a regional Australian school; Educational Research and Evaluation
Towards better gatekeeping: Discussion of the findings of a survey of gatekeeping mechanisms in Australian Bachelor of Social Work Programs; Australian Social Work
Tree of Hope; Launceston City Council
Using Peer Support Groups in Social Work Field Education Programs; Advances in Social Work and Welfare Education

Research Projects

Evaluation of NEWPIN
Tasmanian Trajectory Pathways through Child Protection into the Criminal Justice System

Research Candidate Supervision

Autobiographical study of life experiences as a Tasmanian Aboriginal Woman
Laboured Sexualities- The Experiences of Young Queer People in the Workplace
The legacy of domestic violence- How the dynamics of abuse continue beyond separation
The Lived Experience of Compassionate Love at End of Life
The Operations of Risk- The Meaning, Emotion and Morality of Risk Identities in Social Work Practice
Unemployment and community