Creating Promising Futures Through Social Construction
60 Forest Hill RoadLondon SE22 0RSUKEmail: [email protected]Dr. Elizabeth M. Day is a systemic psychotherapist, an artist, a writer, a supervisor, an educator, a queer activist, a carer and someone who is living with cancer. She is excited by social constructionist ideas, research and new ways of doing systemic inquiry. Dr. Day has worked in schools, hostels, social services and the NHS. She is committed to improving services and making things happen. Her belief is in working collaboratively and putting the voices of clients at the centre of the development of services. Selected presentations and papers:
First International NVR conference 7 & 8 April 2011 Greenwich:
2012 Individual interview in the DVD Oxleas NVR: conference films and interview Workshop, September 2013, Non-violent resistance: the performance of hope and resilience. AFT Conference, London, UKWorkshop, July 2014, Non-violent resistance: living moments in the performance of hope and love. Systemic Gathering, Huntingdon, UKPresentation, November 2014, Messages from research. NVR UK conference, London UK Day, E.M. and Flores Acqueveque, G. (2014) Non-violent resistance: a community-group programme for Latin American families. Context, 132, pp 32-33.Presentation, February 2015, London AFT Cinema Evening, Exploring how genograms could be adapted to avoid privileging binary gender identities and heterosexual relationships.Solarin, N., Cavanagh, L., Barrett, A., Khanom, N. & Day, E. (2015) Systemic Film Evenings. Context, 141, pp 23-24.Workshop, November 2015, “We know more than we can tell” (Polanyi, 1966): using our creative abilities in research. First Systemic Research Conference. University of Bedfordshire.Association of Family Therapy Eileen Jamieson Memorial Workshop, May 2016, New conversations about gender. Presentation February 2017, Including the voice of the researcher in qualitative inquiry European Congress of Qualitative Inquiry, Leuven, BelgiumPresentation, April 2017, Do painters like people, and does it matter? Bedfordshire International Systemic Spring School, Lake DistrictPresentation, July 2017, Performative autoethnography – managing uncertainty. London Association of Family Therapy AGMDay, Elizabeth (2017). Picturing the Graig: a rich portrait of the construction of loss and remembrance. Murmurations: Journal of Transformative Systemic Practice, 1 (1) 67-78. Presentation February 2018, Creative Research slot: Becoming a carer, making space for multiple voices and connections. European Congress of Qualitative Inquiry, Leuven, BelgiumPop up slot with Gail Simon, February 2018, Write a paper in 45 minutes. European Congress of Qualitative Inquiry, Leuven, BelgiumWorkshop with Gail Simon, February 2018, Creating dialogical pop up spaces. European Congress of Qualitative Inquiry, Leuven, BelgiumWriting workshop with Gail Simon, September 2018, Association of Family Therapy Annual Conference, Manchester.