Specialist profile

Ms Sarah Rist
Contact details
Limited company registered in: England and Wales
Company's registered number:


Address: 81 Burton Road
City: Derby
Postal Code: DE1 1TJ
Telephone: 07388225776
Professional information
Specialism: Children and families
Location: England: East Midlands, England: North West, England: West Midlands, England: Yorkshire and the Humber

I am co-director with a clinical psychologist providing support services to adults, children and families who are experiencing social, emotional and behavioural difficulties. I work with health and social care professionals to support around assessments, interventions, decision making and we deliver training programmes. I also undertake Court Reports. I am skilled at working with complex issues, providing clear analysis and recommendations on what needs to change and how it can be achieved. I have 17 years’ experience of local authority Social Work and remain passionate about relationship-based practice and achieving positive outcomes for individuals, children and families.

I work with: Coaching/ mentoring of parents (families), Coaching/ mentoring of social workers, Court assessments, Direct work with families and carers, Direct work with service users, Family assessment, Inter-agency working, Local authority departments, Private/ independent sector, Supervision, Therapeutic work, Training and tutoring

MA DipSW Social Worker, Post Qualifying Child Care Award & Advanced Certificate in Systemic Practice in a Safeguarding Context

Professional registrations: Social Work England
Extra skills:

Highly skilled at assessments, reports and evidenced based interventions where problems are enduring and complex. Skilled at addressing complex family relationships to promote positive outcomes.