Amy Brown, a licensed clinical social worker and military veteran, talks with Dr. Jones about addressing the mental health of veterans, the suicide risk among veterans, treatment modalities and working with personal barriers to therapy. Amy Brown is a licensed … Read More
In this episode, Dr. Jones continues the conversation with Dr. Julie Cerel about suicide in the media (Musician Logic / MTV awards) with a focus on preventing suicide with those at risk and help for suicide loss survivors. Dr. Cerel … Read More
Episode 3 – Suicide in the Media: From 13 Reasons to Teen Vogue – a conversation with Dr. Julie Cerel – Part 1 of 2 This episode features Dr. Julie Cerel, Professor in the College of Social Work at the … Read More
Dr. Jones’ conversation today is with Athena Kheibari, a doctoral candidate in the University of Kentucky College of Social Work. Athena talks about the reward and struggle of conducting forensic interviews with death row inmates and also her work in suicide prevention. We discuss her personal connection to suicide, and how it is inspiring her work in this area.
Today we talk with Dr. Blake Jones, the host of the Social Work Conversations podcast. Blake talks about his life as a therapist and teacher, growing up in a family of eight and learning to use music as self-care and a creative way to give back. He is interviewed by Jason Johnston, the producer of the SWC podcast, and the instructional designer for the University of Kentucky College of Social Work. Jason and Blake talk about what to expect from the SWC podcast in the months to come.