Specialist profile

Ms Tanya Kitchener
Contact details
Address: 16 Trafalgar Road West
City: Great Yarmouth
Postal Code: NR31 8AD
Telephone: 07554181241
Professional information
Specialism: Children and families
Location: England: Yorkshire and the Humber

I am 5 years post qualified currently working as a Locum Practice Consultant since Feb 2016 within a Lical Authority Family Intervention Team
I have experience using Signs of Safety and support children who are under Child Protection and Child in Need plans as well as within court proceedings. I am confident in therapeutic direct work around Loss and Grief as well as using a strengths based approach when supporting parents who have experienced loss. I am experienced in undertaking many assessments for private and public law such as Parenting Capacity and PAMS, Special Guardianship, s7, s37, and Viability and have over 7 years experience of working with parents with Learning Difficulties.

I work with: Coaching/ mentoring of parents (families), Court assessments, Expert witness, Family assessment, Practice assessment, Private/ independent sector, Review and evaluation, Solicitors, Supervision, Therapeutic work, Voluntary sector

BA Hons Social Work; HNC Childhood & Youth Studies.

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

Accredited in PAMS (Parent Assessment Manual Software) designed to be used with parents with additional learning needs

5 years’ Court experience

5 day Signs of Safety Practuce Lead