How social workers can help refugee children like me

How social workers can help refugee children like me

My name is M, I am 17 years old and I live in Birmingham. I wish that could be it, as it is for lots of other young people. But for me there is more to the story. I left Iraq when I was 15 and arrived in this country as an unaccompanied asylum seeker, without my...
Changing your perspective

Changing your perspective

Questions that are met with a pause are often the most useful. A pause suggests that a person is thinking about something in a different way than before. I often ask parents “what stories do you tell about your childhood?” This encourages them to think about their...