Specialism: Children and families
Location: England: East, England: East Midlands, England: Isle of Wight, England: London, England: North East, England: North West, England: South East, England: South West, England: West Midlands, England: Yorkshire and the Humber, Guernsey, Isle of Man, Jersey
I am 20 years post qualified. I worked in front line child protection, for Specialist Investigation Services and for law enforcement agencies specialising in sexual crimes against children and CSE. I undertake risk assessments of people convicted or accused of sexual abuse and Protective Ability Assessments/Intervention with non abusing parents. I complete direct work with child victims. I work as an expert witness. I also assess foster carers accused of harming children and produce reviews for LA's to explore vulnerabilities in practice. I run training events on Child Sexual Abuse and Forensic Risk Assessment in Fostering.
I work with: Court assessments, Direct work with families and carers, Direct work with service users, Expert witness, Family assessment, Local authority departments, Solicitors, Supervision, Therapeutic work, Training and tutoring
DipSw, MSW, PG Cert in Behavioural Forensic Psychology.
Professional registrations: Social Work England
Qualified in Adult and Adolescent sex offender risk assessment tools - RSVP, SVR-20, AIM2 (over 12's) and Good Lives Model Intervention.