Life Story Work

I work for children in care.  Sometimes we talk about doing life story work with them.  How weird for a stranger to know your life’s story better you do.  How weird to do ‘work’ to release snippets of it.  How I’d hate it if anyone knew my story before me.

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8 thoughts on “Life Story Work

  1. I have felt the same way -I’m in a similar work environment. I once challenged my supervisor to make a file containing all information we have on our clients-good, bad and ugly. She did it and shared with us how humiliating she felt. Made everyone open their eyes a bit.

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