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
I undertake specialist risk/court assessments in relation to denial and non-accidental injury. I assess and work systemically with families in relation to risk using safeguarding knowledge and family therapy. When appropriate, I implement a Resolutions programme of work with families and facilitate reunification. I also assess risk in a number of areas such as domestic violence, undertake parenting assessments, and substance misuse. I have twenty years of statutory experience of safeguarding which includes court work. I have worked as a Senior Practitioner and Assistant Team Manager before.
I work with: Coaching/ mentoring of parents (families), Court assessments, Direct work with families and carers, Direct work with service users, Expert witness, Family assessment, Local authority departments, Solicitors, Therapeutic work, Voluntary sector
MSc in Systemic Family Therapy 2017 Msc/Dipsw applied social studies and Social Work. PGCE 2005
Professional registrations: Health & Care Professions Council (England), Social Care Wales