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Moving Worlds programme for Refugee Week 2022

Dr Nelli Stavropoulou (School of Psychology & Counselling, The Open University) is the curator and producer of Moving Worlds, a programme of films available to watch during Refugee Week, a UK-wide festival celebrating the contributions, creativity and resilience of refugees (20-26 June 2022). Moving Worlds is produced by Counterpoints Arts, which coordinates Refugee Week nationally.  Over the past six years, Moving… Continue reading Moving Worlds programme for Refugee Week 2022

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Revisiting ‘In Dialogue with Professor Sarah Crafter about her Talk at the OPRC Launch Event’

Blogs from the 'In Dialogue' series are attracting a lot of attention. In case you missed this, below is the blog about Sarah's talk: 'Contestation at the borderlands between migration, childhood and care: An exploration of child language brokers and lone child migrants' Eka: What's this talk all about, Sarah? Sarah: This talk is about… Continue reading Revisiting ‘In Dialogue with Professor Sarah Crafter about her Talk at the OPRC Launch Event’

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OPENTALKS – Free online event: Festival of Psychology in Wales

Professor Sarah Crafter (School of Psychology & Counselling) to give a keynote talk: 'Child language brokering as a family care practice: Reframing the ‘parentified child’ debate' In association with the British Psychological Society (BPS), the Psychology & Counselling staff tutors in Wales will be hosting the inaugural Festival of Psychology in Wales – OPENTALKS. The… Continue reading OPENTALKS – Free online event: Festival of Psychology in Wales

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In Dialogue with Professor Sarah Crafter about her Talk at the OPRC Launch Event

'Contestation at the borderlands between migration, childhood and care: An exploration of child language brokers and lone child migrants' Eka: What's this talk all about, Sarah? Sarah: This talk is about the care that children provide for other in the context of migration. For example, I talk about how young people who translate and interpret… Continue reading In Dialogue with Professor Sarah Crafter about her Talk at the OPRC Launch Event

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Contestation at the borderlands between migration, childhood and care: An exploration of child language brokers and lone child migrants

In this talk, Professor Sarah Crafter draws on her work with child language brokers and separated child migrants to argue that when psychology is ‘OPEN’ to viewing childhood through a critical-developmental lens, we can better understand the richness and complexities of diverse childhoods. In particular, she looks at the intersection between migration, childhood and care… Continue reading Contestation at the borderlands between migration, childhood and care: An exploration of child language brokers and lone child migrants