Home Search for a social worker Find a Social Worker using the search facility below: Select type of work All Assessments Chairing Complaints Consultancy Expert Witness Other Teaching / Mentoring Therapy / Counselling / Direct work Select specialism All Adoption and Fostering Age Assessments Alcohol and drug misuse Allegations of parental alienation Allegations of radicalisation Autism Cultural issues Domestic violence EHCP (SEN) Female Genital Mutilation Forced marriages Gang and 'county lines' drug supply Immigration and asylum seekers Learning difficulties / Special needs Mental Health Online abuse and Grooming Pams Assessments Playtherapy Sexual abuse issues Traveller / Roma Families Select region All East Midlands Eastern International Ireland London North East North West Scotland South East South West Wales West Midlands Yorkshire & Humber Select language All Arabic Bangla Bengali Cantonese English Frafra French Gaelic German Ghanaian Gujarati Gurune Hausa Hebrew Hindi Igbo Irish Italian Malay Mandarin Mirpuri Polish Portuguese Punjabi Russian Spanish Swahili Sylheti Bangla Turkish Urdu Yoruba Search by Name Use of the directory confirms your acceptance of our terms & conditions All A B D F H K L M P S T W R Heloise Dove Personal Information Qualifications: Certificate of Qualification in Social Work; Diploma in Management Studies Services Offered: Assessments and Therapy / Counselling / Direct work Specialism: Adoption and Fostering, Autism and Learning difficulties / Special needs Foreign Languages: English Regions available: East Midlands, Eastern, London and South East Location: Essex Email: email@example.com Mobile: 07778 220524 Telephone: 07778 220524 Profile After qualifying in 1971 I worked continuously in the children and families field of social work for independent, voluntary and statutory organisations, in residential and fieldwork settings, until 1988, including seventeen years in local authorities, six as a manager. For thirteen of these I was also an Approved Social Worker under the 1983 Mental Health Act. Since 1998 I have worked as a Children’s Guardian and Independent Social Worker. As an ISW I have prepared over 150 expert reports including assessments of risk, of needs, of parents and family members, generally within complex court proceedings. I give evidence in Court on a frequent basis. Lauren Doyle Personal Information Qualifications: Master of Social Work, 2013; BA (Hons) Social Studies, 2011 Services Offered: Assessments, Consultancy, Expert Witness and Teaching / Mentoring Specialism: Alcohol and drug misuse, Allegations of parental alienation, Cultural issues, Domestic violence, Female Genital Mutilation, Forced marriages, Learning difficulties / Special needs, Mental Health and Sexual abuse issues Other Expertise: Child abduction; Wardship, Relocation; International family issues; SW research, supervision Regions available: London, South East and South West Location: London Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Profile Since qualifying in 2013, I have gained a range of experience within social work in Ireland, Wales, and England. My strengths lie in direct work with children, risk assessment, and decision making. I complete child and family assessments which feature complex factors and international issues. I am confident in raising the voice of children within their proceedings and advising the court on the living arrangements that are in their best interest. In the last 6 years I have developed expertise in private law family proceedings, comprehensively analysing family issues under the Child Arrangements Programme, or before the High Court. Alongside my social work practice, I am a PhD candidate researching the experiences of children and young people in Private Law proceedings.