|Position||Senior Lecturer in Social Work|
|Academic School||School of Social and International Studies|
|Department or Division||Social Work and Social Care|
|Telephone||+44 (0) 1274 233512|
Mental health; Interprofessional learning & working; Social work and health inequalities; Participatory research and evaluation
Programme Director for MA Mental Health including training for Approved Mental Health Professionals
Involved in social work, mental health education and the development of interprofessional learning as well as practice education / practice teaching programmes at Bradford University and previously at Huddersfield and Leeds Metropolitan Universities.
Karban, K. (2002) 'Possibilities and Potential: social work education and mental health in a changing world' UK Joint Social Work Education Conference, Derby University, July 10th
Child, S., Green, M., Karban, K. & Taylor, D. (2005) ‘Being powerfully ordinary in your own community’ Community Participation in Evaluation: the experience of a Sure Start programme. First International Community, Work and Family Conference: Change and Transformation 16-18 March. Manchester Metropolitan University.
Karban, K. & Smith , S. (2006) 'Developing critical reflection within an interprofessional learning programme' Conference Paper: Professional lifelong learning: beyond reflective practice. University of Leeds, July 3
Karban, K., Smith, S. & Ellis, I. (2008) ‘we didn’t know enough about our own course, let alone anyone else’s…’ students’ experiences of the first year of an interprofessional learning programme. Alltogether Better Health IV, Stockholm, June
Karban, K. & Ngandu, R. (2010) Learning from DelPHE: Implications for Mental Health and Social Work. 6th International Conference in Social Work and Health and Mental Health, Dublin, 28th June – 2nd July 2010.