Specialist profile

Mr Alan Stoddart
Contact details
Business name: Alan Stoddart Associates
Address: 15B Croftdown Road
City: London
Postal Code: NW51EL
Telephone: 07904019645
Professional information
Specialism: Children and families
Location: England: London, England: South East

I have 14 years experience of working in children's social work as social worker, advanced practitioner, manager, audit, child protection chair and independent reviewing officer. I have completed and quality assured a range of assessments as social worker, manager, and ISW, including child permanency reports, together and apart assessments and complex risk assessments and section 7 reports in a court context.I have reviewed social work plans for children as an audit and IRO and provided consultation to social workers involving complex risk as Child Protection Chair.

I work with: Coaching/ mentoring of social workers, Complaints, Compliance, Court assessments, Direct work with families and carers, Direct work with service users, Expert witness, Family assessment, Inspection, Inter-agency working, Local authority departments, Regulatory bodies, Review and evaluation, Solicitors, Supervision, Therapeutic work

MA Social Work. I also have a BA (Hons) in Hindi and am undertaking a four year MA in Core-Process Psychotherapy.

Professional registrations: Health & Care Professions Council (England)
Extra skills:

Good therapeutic skills as social worker, in working with young people and families. In private practice (part time) as Trainee Psychotherapist (4 year MA). Languages: French and Hindi.