Specialism: Adult Services, Children and families
Location: England: East, England: East Midlands, England: North East, England: North West, England: South West, England: West Midlands, England: Yorkshire and the Humber
I have been practising independently since 2008, primarily to provide Independent Contact Supervision services to Parents via Family Law Barristers/ Solicitors and Local Authorities.
Cases have ranged from high risk to extremely complex/sensitive and have required detailed reports of Infant/Child observations of Parent interaction for Court proceedings.
I also provide PAMS Assessments , SGO assessments, S7/37 Reports , Parenting Assessments , Witness Statements and a number of other forms of assessment required for Child and Family work.
I work with: Advocacy, Coaching/ mentoring of social workers, Court assessments, Direct work with families and carers, Direct work with service users, Expert witness, Family assessment, Inter-agency working, Local authority departments, NHS organisations, Practice assessment, Practice teaching, Private/ independent sector, Quality assurance, Solicitors, Supervision, Therapeutic work, Training and tutoring, Universities / learning & training bodies, Voluntary sector
MSc Social Work, Postgraduate Diploma in Practice Education
Professional registrations: Social Work England
Postgraduate Diploma in Practice Education.
Postgraduate Diploma in Working with Children, Adolescents and Families: A Psychoanalytic Observational Approach.