Specialist profile

Mrs Ann Mcguigan
Contact details
Address: 6, Garland Crescent
Garland Hill
City: Belfast
Postal Code: BT8 6YJ
Telephone: 07910310977
Professional information
Specialism: Children and families, Mental Health
Location: Northern Ireland

A self motivated professional with extensive professional and personal experience of working with children and families, particularly within areas of complexity and vulnerability. A career dedicated to supporting, promoting and improving outcomes for children, young people and their carers. Experience in teaching, counselling, co-ordinating child protection programmes for schools, training, facilitating workshops, family and childcare social work, senior social work in hospice care, family work and Independent advocacy within CAMHS. Currently about to start work as an Independent Foster Care Assessor and Independent Fostering Panel Member. Ability to work creatively and to time scales.

I work with: Advocacy, Direct work with families and carers, Direct work with service users, Family assessment, Inter-agency working, Post placement contract, Practice assessment, Private/ independent sector, Therapeutic work, Training and tutoring

Diploma in Social Work

Professional registrations: Northern Ireland Social Care Council
Extra skills:

Teaching, training, bereavement counselling, family work, advocacy