Specialist profile

Miss Carolyn Smith
Contact details
Business name: Somerset County Council
Address: 34
High Street
City: Butleigh
County: Somerset
Postal Code: BA6 8SZ
Telephone: 07988655439
Professional information
Specialism: Adult Services, Mental Health
Location: England: South West

Carolyn has substantial experience in mental health social work and as a senior mental health manager in the NHS and a Local Authority. Experience includes strategic and operational management of mental health social care and safeguarding services for a Local Authority, divisional management in the NHS, plus leadership of a wide range of NHS mental health services. Carolyn has substantial experience in project management, service redesign, HR and serious incident investigations. She was the lead for suicide prevention for a NHS Trust for a number of years. Carolyn became an independent social worker in 2018.

I work with: Coaching/ mentoring of social workers, Direct work with service users, Practice assessment, Practice teaching, Private/ independent sector, Supervision, Therapeutic work, Training and tutoring


Professional registrations: Social Work England
Extra skills:

Yoga for emotional and mental health.
Individual and programmes for emotional and mental health.
Corporate wellbeing workshops and programmes.