Lemn Sissay wrote, ‘I am not defined by my scars but by the incredible ability to heal’ (Sissay, 2016: xix). Provide a critical analysis of the implications of this claim for social work with specific reference to ONE of the categories below:
• Provide critical analysis of theory on attachment OR trauma OR loss and the importance of context of lived experience.
• Provide critical analysis of the impact of oppressive social constructions and the implications for social work.
• Demonstrate evidence of extensive reading, ability to support the discussion with academic literature and research.
• Demonstrate ability to write according to the programme’s requirements in terms of structure, grammar, spelling, punctuation and referencing.
Ref: Sissay, L. (2016) Gold From the Stone: New and Selected Poems. Edinburg: Conogate Books Ltd