Specialist profile

Mr James Upton
Contact details
Business name: Motivational Interviewing and Safeguarding Training
City: Derby
Telephone: 07855952051
Professional information
Specialism: Children and families
Location: England: East Midlands

James has worked in the substance use field as a frontline worker, manager, trainer and lecturer since 1996. James completed his Masters in Social Work in 2010 and worked as a Children’s Social Worker in the East Midlands where he also worked as a Staff Development Officer.
After a spell as a University Lecturer in Health and Social Care, James in now a Freelance Consultant and Trainer and is currently an Associate for two national charities. James is a member of the Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers and has delivered Motivational Interviewing training across a range of services.

I work with: Supervision, Training and tutoring, Universities / learning & training bodies, Voluntary sector

Master in Social Work

Professional registrations: No registration required
Extra skills:

I provide training in the following areas:
Motivational Interviewing
Safeguarding Supervision
Safeguarding Children
Toxic Trio
Designated Safeguarding Leads
Safer Recruitment