Ms Eileen Caron Joy

Bachelor of Arts (English and Women's Studies) University of Auckland, Grad Dip Arts (Psychology) University of Auckland, Masters of Social Work (Professional) with First Class Honours University of Auckland

Research | Current

PhD Candidate investigating how policy and front line child protection social work in New Zealand/Aotearoa is being influenced by emerging human development sciences (epigenetics, neuroscience, and the developmental origins of health and disease DOHaD).

Distinctions/Honours

1st in course for 6 Masters level papers (University of Auckland)

Doctoral Scholarship (University of Auckland)

Areas of expertise

  • Gender and Sexuality
  • Child protection and welfare in Aotearoa/New Zealand
  • The influence of neuroscience, epigenetics, DOHaD on social work
  • Social work and psychology

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

  • Beddoe, L., De Haan, I., & Joy, E. (2018). ‘If you could change two things’: Social workers in schools talk about what could improve schools' responses to child abuse and neglect. Aotearoa New Zealand Social Work, 30 (1), 45-45. 10.11157/anzswj-vol30iss1id420
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Liz Beddoe, Irene De Haan
  • Beddoe, E., & Joy, E. (2017). Questioning the uncritical acceptance of neuroscience in child and family policy and practice: A review of challenges to the current doxa. Aotearoa New Zealand Social Work Review, 29 (1), 65-76. 10.11157/anzswj-vol29iss1id213
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/33865
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Liz Beddoe

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N - BLOCK. EPSOM - Bldg 6EN
Level 4, Room 456
EPSOM CAMPUS 74 EPSOM AVE
EPSOM
AUCKLAND 1023
New Zealand

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