A student’s experience of the 3 Conversations

As part of the evaluation of Blackpool Council’s first 3 Conversations innovation site we had the opportunity to talk with Rachel, a final year social work student, about her experiences of using the 3 Conversations approach.  Together we made a short video in which she shares a story of difference about a man nearing the end of his life and her work with him and his wife to support them in a way which was based on their wishes at the time, rather than bombarding them with support. Towards the end of our discussion, Rachel explained that she had always…

Reflections from a Social Worker

This week Daksha interviews Chrissie, a Social worker from one of the innovation sites in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole, about her experience of the 3 Conversations approach and the difference this has made both to the people and families they support and also to the staff working in this way.  They consider how practice differs from their previous way of working, sharing a story which illustrates the difference and benefits of the approach.