Congratulations to the Winners of our 2015 Awards

We were delighted to recognise the achievements and contributions made by so many of our members this year. The following recipients were recognised and awarded at our 2015 Symposium.


Temeka Jones, Therese Jones-Mutton & Monica Short

 ’Collaborations for promoting and developing social work opportunities in rural Australia’ 
2015  Best Abstract Award


Simon Tully

 2015 Field placement recognition award
  • Outstanding contribution to field learning, including introducing innovations to field placement, or commitment to providing student placements


 Narayan Gopalkrishan & Dierdre Tedmanson

2015 Community service award
  • Outstanding volunteer leadership and service in chosen field, enhancing the affiliations between their university and  broader community
  • Significant voluntary contributions, which have led to enduring positive outcomes for the wellbeing of others within their community


Karen Healy 

2015 Most active social media presence award 
  • Outstanding contribution to social media to advance social issues and/or social work as a profession

 Congratulations everyone!