Summary: Midwifery, Social Work, and Counselling & Psychotherapy
Location: Baines Wing
1984 BA (Hons) Sociology and Psychology- Sunderland Polytecnic,
1989 MA Social Work – Nottingham University,
1990 Approved Social Work Training.
I have practice experience with a range of local authorities and charities, in West Yorkshire, Nottinghamshire and Warwickshire and experience of working with children and families social work settings as well as adult social care. Also in management of Social Services and learning and development provision.
I have a broad range of learning and development experience- as Practice Teacher, Post Qualifying Assessor for Practice Teachers and Approved Social Workers and as a tutor at Nottingham University and lecturer with Sheffield Hallam University.
My interests are Adult social care practice, particularly older people and mental health. I take the following teaching modules across BA and MA programmes: Human growth, behaviour and development, Issues of Sexuality in Social Work, Adult Social Care.