Dr Joseph Fleming: In Conversation - Involving Fathers

Fleming Involving fathers in family work particularly in child protection can be challenging for practitioners. Dr Joseph Fleming explores practitioners’ experiences of engaging fathers drawing from his research.

Joseph Fleming graduated in 1995 from the University of Western Australia with a Bachelor of Social Work (post-graduate) with the majority in child protection, adult and youth mental health, tertiary education and corrections.

 As a result of his practice, Joseph had developed an interest in ways in which social work and other helping professionals can engage biological and social fathers more effectively in practice.

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