BFM 89.9

Podcast  >  Bigger Picture  >  Live & Learn  >  Social Work in Malaysia

Social Work in Malaysia

09-Dec-16 15:00

Social Work in Malaysia

Social work has been in place for over 60 years in Malaysia, but still faces challenges in being recognised as a professional vocation. This raises concerns about the competency, accountability and overall ethics of our social workers. Datuk Dr Denison Jayasooria, a trustee of the Foundation for Community Studies and Development, and Teoh Ai Hua, president of the Malaysian Association of Social Workers, explain the often overlooked role of social workers in our society, and the steps that can be taken to improve the level of care they provide.

To find out more about the Malaysian Association of Social Workers, visit www.masw.org.my, and if you’d like to contribute to the social work training fund mentioned during the interview, email contact@masw.org.my for more information.


This and more than 60,000 other podcasts in your hand. Download the all new BFM mobile app.

Categories: 

Tags:  The Bigger PictureLive and Learnsocial worksocial workersMalaysian Social Workers Associationsocial welfare departmentsocial welfare officerchild abuserapeMASWYKPM


Share this podcast




Play / Pause

Listen now : BFM 89.9 -- The Business Station

Today’s Shows



9:00 AM

Inside Story (REPEAT)

Charging Up Electric Vehicles In Malaysia; Mohd Junaizee Mohd Noor, Project Director (PMO EV), Tenaga Nasional Berhad | Dato’ Thiruchandran Thiruchelvam, Treasurer, ZEVA

10:00 AM

Pick of the Pops (REPEAT)

Epi462 - Hits From The 60s to 80s

12:00 PM

Bar None (REPEAT)

Doping At The Malaysia Games; Datuk Dr Ramlan Abdul Aziz , Founding CEO, National Sports Institute

1:00 PM

Ringgit & Sense (REPEAT)

The Hows And Whys Of Being A Licensed Financial Planner; Rafiq Hidayat, Managing Director, Wealth Vantage Advisory | Rozanna Rashid, Director, Alpine Advisory

1:30 PM

The Property Show (REPEAT)

Legal Property Clinic - Mortgage And Flood Insurance; Khairul Anuar Shaharudin, Property Lawyer

2:00 PM

Cruise Control (REPEAT)

Not 'Extra-Audi-Nary'; Daniel Fernandez, Managing Editor, dsf.my

3:00 PM

By the Book (REPEAT)

Book Club Sept 2022 - Detransition, Baby; Parveen Kaur Harnam, Lawyer

4:00 PM

The Bigger Picture (REPEAT)

Ketuanan Pengundi #1 - Don’t Suppress Our Votes!; Thomas Fann, Chairperson, Bersih

5:00 PM

TED Radio Hour

6:00 PM

Earth Matters (REPEAT)

The Baram Heritage Survey; Jettie Word, Director, The Borneo Project

6:30 PM

Earth Matters (REPEAT)

Macaranga Wrap-up - September 2022; Law Yao Hua & Wong Siew Lyn, Co-Founders, Macaranga

7:00 PM

Back To Back (REPEAT)

EP39 - Coolio

8:00 PM

Track By Track (REPEAT)

EP39 - Coolio's Gangsta Paradise

9:00 PM

The Selector