Specialism: Children and families, Other
Location: England: London
I have worked with families experiencing violence and abuse for 8 years. I was a practitioner working with men 1-1 using abusive behaviour and young people; and the manager supporting practitioners working with families experiencing child to parent violence
I was employed as the VAWG manager chairing daily safeguarding meetings a multi-agency risk assessment conference (MARAC). I have contributed to, delivered and managed innovative interventions with families who have experienced violence and abuse. A recent intervention I have developed is ‘Journey to change’ a person centred, multi-agency co-ordinated response to reducing violent and abusive behaviours of perpetrators.
I work with: Advocacy, Coaching/ mentoring of parents (families), Coaching/ mentoring of social workers, Court assessments, Direct work with families and carers, Direct work with service users, Inter-agency working, Local authority departments, NHS organisations, Practice teaching, Research, Review and evaluation, Therapeutic work, Training and tutoring, Universities / learning & training bodies, Voluntary sector
MA Social work & Practice educator level 1 & 2
Professional registrations: Social Work England
Silenced is committed to supporting our vision. “For all frontline staff working with children and families to have a greater understanding of Child to Parent Violence and Abuse”.