Worked as a social worker and manager in LA and VAA settings in family placement or adoption. Worked as a Fostering or Adoption Consultant for 17 years. Chaired adoption and fostering panels for 20 years. Written practice based guides for social workers, delivered training, chaired disruption meetings and conducted service or case reviews, offered independent supervision/consultation to fostering and adoption managers. Happy to be approached to discuss service or case reviews or any short pieces of work relating to family placement or care planning.