Specialist profile

Mr Ian Samaden
Contact details
Limited company registered in: England and Wales
Company's registered number:


Address: 30 Courtenay Road
City: Cardiff
Postal Code: CF24 2JQ
Telephone: +447342373244
Professional information
Specialism: Children and families
Location: Cymru: East, Cymru: Mid, Cymru: North, Cymru: South, Cymru: West, 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

A highly experienced professional in the world of Safeguarding and Children's Services with a knowledge of all aspects of assessing risk and providing informative assessments, which are child focused and provide clear conclusions. My twenty-three years in childcare allow me to offer the highest standards of professional guidance to individuals and agencies to undertake court, fostering and parenting assessments. I am also able to offer support for individuals in court proceedings or have who involvement with Children's Services including acting as a McKenzie friend in public and private proceedings

I work with: Advocacy, Coaching/ mentoring of parents (families), Complaints, Court assessments, Direct work with families and carers, Direct work with service users, Expert witness, Family assessment, Local authority departments, Private/ independent sector, Regulatory bodies, Solicitors, Supervision, Therapeutic work, Training and tutoring, Universities / learning & training bodies, Voluntary sector


Professional registrations: Social Work England, Social Care Wales
Extra skills:

Relate trained counsellor. Training Direct work with adults and children.