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The Care Experience Podcast

Sep 1, 2021

This episode tries to gain a greater understanding of how children and young people, who have been in care, have experienced the intervention of psychotherapy and counselling. There is an in-depth interview with Dr Daire Gilmartin: Principal Principal Counselling Psychologist & Psychotherapist in Five...


Aug 4, 2021

This two part podcast explores how young people who have been through the care system experience the education system. Even though we are only scraping the surface of this complex but vital subject, we decided that there was too much material for one episode so we divided it into two parts.

In part two, Thomas talks...


Aug 4, 2021

This two part podcast explores how young people who have been through the care system experience the education system. Even though we are only scraping the surface of this complex but vital subject, we decided that there was too much material for one episode so we divided it into two parts.
In part one, Peter interviews...


Jul 3, 2021

This episode explores LGBTQI+ identity and where it fits with the care system. There is advice for workers and foster-carers from people with experience on how to work with young people in their care who are LGBTQI+. More resources are available here: https://www.epiconline.ie/lgbti-resources/

There is also an interview...


Jun 1, 2021

Welcome back to The Care Experience Podcast after our short break. This episode deals with the Justice System and where it intersects with the Care System. Thomas and Peter talk to Professor of Criminology Dr Nicola Carr about her research. They also talk to EPIC Advocates, Fiona Murray and John Murphy, about their...