Specialism: Children and families
Location: England: South West
Undertaking complex assessments for children and families for Child Protection/Children in Need including viability assessments of alternative carers. Assessment and treatment of young people who have exhibited Harmful Sexual Behaviour (AIM). Assessment and treatment of adults who have learning disability where there are Harmful or Inappropriate Sexual Behaviours. Assessment of non-abusing partner/protective parenting work. Prevention of Child Sexual Exploitation. Direct work/Therapeutic work with children. Qualified and experienced Practice Educator. Supervision, management and consultation skills in all of these areas. Available for part /full time or one-off pieces of work.
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, Placements, Post placement contract, Practice assessment, Practice teaching, Private/ independent sector, Review and evaluation, Solicitors, Supervision, Therapeutic work, Training and tutoring, Universities / learning & training bodies, Voluntary sector
Dip SW, Advanced Award commuted to SW degree, Post Grad therapeutic work with children certificate, Practice Educator.
Professional registrations: Health & Care Professions Council (England)
AIM2 and SARN trained (re sexual abuse and sexually harmful behaviour assessments).