Adelaide Medical School
Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences
Date Position Institution name 2022 - ongoing Associate Lecturer Edith Cowan University 2021 - ongoing Senior clinician Women's and Children's Hospital 2020 - ongoing Adjunct Senior Lecturer The University of Adelaide
Language Competency Greek, Ancient (to 1453) Can read and write Greek, Modern (1453-) Can peer review
Date Institution name Country Title 2016 - 2016 Flinders University Australia Graduate Certificate of Education (Higher Education) 2001 - 2008 Democritus University of Thrace Greece Doctor of Philosophy 1989 - 1991 University of Hull United Kingdom Master of Arts
Date Title Institution name Country — Registered Psychotherapist Australia and New Zealand Association of Psychotherapy
Year Citation 2022 Karpetis, G. (2022). Process facilitation in psychoanalysis, psychotherapy and social work, by Sylvia O’Neil, Abington, Routledge, 2019, 179 pp., £27.99 (paperback), ISBN 798-1-138-59109-7. Journal of Social Work Practice, 1-2.
2021 Karpetis, G. (2021). Clinical Supervision in Child Protection Practice: A Review of the Literature. Trauma, Violence, and Abuse, 22(4), 689-701.
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2020 Karpetis, G. (2020). Neurobiology and Mental Health Clinical Practice: New Directions, New Challenges, by Miehls, D. and Applegate, G. (2015). New York: Routledge, 266 pp., $51.95 [Book Review]. Psychoanalytic Social Work, 27(2), 184-188.
2020 Karpetis, G. (2020). How experienced social workers apply recovery-oriented mental health policies in everyday practice. European Journal of Social Work, 23(1), 1-12.
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2019 Karpetis, G. (2019). In-depth learning in field education: evaluating the effectiveness of process recording. Journal of Social Work Practice, 33(1), 95-107.
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2019 Karpetis, G. (2019). Aggression in the academic workplace: a psychodynamic analysis of social work. Journal of Social Work Practice, 33(3), 311-324.
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2018 Karpetis, G. (2018). Social Work Skills: A Narrative Review of the Literature. British Journal of Social Work, 48(3), 596-615.
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2017 Karpetis, G., & Athanasiou, E. (2017). Training fieldwork supervisors of social work students at a South European University: evaluation of the effectiveness of a relational psychodynamic model. Journal of Social Work Practice, 31(1), 37-49.
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2017 Karpetis, G. (2017). Mental Health Knowledge Gaps in the Child Protection Work with Parents: A Narrative Review of the Social Work Literature. Journal of Social Work Practice, 31(3), 353-368.
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2017 Karpetis, G. (2017). Theories on Child Protection Work with Parents: A Narrative Review of the Literature. CHILD WELFARE, 95(2), 33-70.
2016 Karpetis, G. (2016). Identifying Effective Therapeutic Mechanisms in Psychodynamic Parent Work. Smith College Studies in Social Work, 86(2), 118-135.
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2016 Karpetis, G. (2016). Evaluating the Effectiveness of the Reframing Technique in Psychodynamic Social Work Practice. Australian Social Work, 69(2), 194-205.
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2015 Karpetis, G. (2015). Psychological distress among mental health social workers. European Journal of Social Work, 18(5), 745-755.
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2015 Karpetis, G. (2015). Psychoanalytic insights and empowerment in social work practice: evaluating the effectiveness of the ‘transference interpretation to the setting’ technique. Journal of Social Work Practice, 29(4), 429-444.
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2014 Karpetis, G. (2014). Advocating the Clinical Social Work Professional Identity: A Biographical Study. Journal of Social Work Practice, 28(1), 23-41.
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2014 Karpetis, G. (2014). Clinical social work professionalization perspectives among mental health social workers. European Journal of Social Work, 17(2), 293-305.
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2013 Karpetis, G. (2013). Employing Assessment Systems in Social Work: A Practitioner-Researcher Approach. Social Work in Mental Health, 11(6), 542-562.
2012 Karpetis, G. (2012). Psychodynamic Supportive Psychotherapy Techniques in Clinical Social Work Practice with Parents. Smith College Studies in Social Work, 82(1), 63-89.
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2011 Karpetis, G. (2011). A relational approach to the evaluation of the practice performance of social work students in Greece: The supervisors perspective. British Journal of Social Work, 41(6), 1158-1175.
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2010 Karpetis, G. (2010). Psychodynamic clinical social work practice with parents in child and adolescent mental health services: A case study on the role of the father. Journal of Social Work Practice, 24(2), 155-170.
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2010 Karpetis, G. (2010). Field practice supervision of social work students: A psychodynamic view on the emotional context of the process and the setting during the client assessment phase. European Journal of Social Work, 13(4), 503-522.
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Year Citation 2019 Siebler, P., & Karpetis, G. (2019). In the crossfire: intimate partner violence in military families. In R. Moejker, M. Andres, & N. Rones (Eds.), The politics of military families (1 ed., pp. 233-252). Abington, UK: Routledge.
Year Citation 2021 O'Donnell, A. -J., Karpetis, G., & Jureidini, J. (2021). Improving infant mental health outcomes in the early learning sector: Intensive Emotional Support Plans (IESP) for children who’ve experienced trauma. In Creating Stories in Infant Mental Health: Research, Recovery and Regeneration. Brisbane, Queensland.
Year Citation 2016 Jurgens, K., & Karpetis, G. (2016). Grief Therapy & Social Work Practice: Identifying Effective Interventions. Poster session presented at the meeting of INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF QUALITATIVE METHODS. SAGE PUBLICATIONS INC.
Report for External Bodies
Year Citation 2019 Louth, J., Mackay, T., Karpetis, G., & Goodwin-Smith, I. (2019). Understanding vicarious trauma Exploring cumulative stress, fatigue and trauma in a frontline community services setting.
Date Title Engagement Type Institution Country 2017 - ongoing Psychotherapy & Counselling Public Community Engagement Private practice Australia
Date Role Editorial Board Name Institution Country 2017 - ongoing Board Member Journal of Social Work Practice: Psychotherapeutic approached in Health Welfare and Community University of Sussex, United Kingdom 2017 - ongoing Board Member Psychoanalytic Social Work Wayne State University United States
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