Specialism: Adult Services, Children and families, Mental Health, Criminal Justice
Location: England: East, England: East Midlands, England: London, England: North East, England: North West, England: South East, England: South West, England: West Midlands, England: Yorkshire and the Humber
I specialise in direct work with children and families to improve on their outcomes and promote the overall welfare needs of the child. I have experience in working within child protection for the past 10 years, to ensuring the safety of children and vulnerable adults. My expertise is giving oral evidence in court and writing court reports. My reports would include: Parenting and Family Assessments, Special Guardianship, Immigration and Asylum seekers, Child Arrangement Orders in private law proceedings and Local Authority Care Proceedings cases. I have a proven track record for delivery a high quality service.
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, Expert witness, Family assessment, Government offices, Inter-agency working, Local authority departments, Private/ independent sector, Solicitors, Therapeutic work, Universities / learning & training bodies, Voluntary sector
PG Dip Social work
Professional registrations: Health & Care Professions Council (England)
CAMHS Social Worker; I completed a Post graduate diploma in Psychoanalysis and Child Observational studies. This course includes a longitudinal study of a new born infant over a two year period.