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 O N Helena Ware Personal Information Qualifications: B.Soc Science; Post grad diploma in Applied Social Studies; CQSW; Family Therapy training; PAMS training Services Offered: Assessments, Consultancy, Expert Witness and Teaching / Mentoring Specialism: Adoption and Fostering, Alcohol and drug misuse, Autism, Cultural issues, Domestic violence, Forced marriages, Immigration and asylum seekers, Learning difficulties / Special needs, Mental Health and Sexual abuse issues Other Expertise: Private law assessments involving contact and residence as well as leave to remove from the jurisdiction. Public law-parenting assessments. I specialise in mental health issues, Learning difficulties / Special needs Foreign Languages: English, French and Spanish Regions available: International, London and South East Location: London Email: Ware126@btinternet.com Mobile: 07768 355704 Telephone: 07768 355704 Profile I qualified in 1976. I worked in a local authority and as senior psychiatric social worker, in Child and Family and Psychiatry. I am a Children’s Guardian and caseworker for NYAS. I have been an independent social worker for the past 21 years specialising as an expert witness in private law and public law assessments in Children Act proceedings. I undertake independent social work assessments of families in private law matters involving residence and contact as well as leave to remove from the jurisdiction or internal relocation. I have assessed parents and families in public law. I have travelled extensively all over the world for assessments in both public and private law. I have family therapy and PAMs training. Angella Wells Personal Information Qualifications: PGC Health & Social Care Mngment; Practice Teacher's Award; DipSW; BA(hons) Criminal Justice Studies; LOCF Access to SW Services Offered: Assessments, Chairing, Consultancy, Expert Witness and Teaching / Mentoring Specialism: Adoption and Fostering, Alcohol and drug misuse, Cultural issues, Domestic violence, Immigration and asylum seekers, Mental Health, Pams Assessments and Sexual abuse issues Foreign Languages: English Regions available: East Midlands, Eastern, London and South East Location: London Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Mobile: 07432 081 927 Telephone: 07432 081 927 Profile I am involved in all aspects of court related family work, undertaking safeguarding/parenting assessments, report writing, delivering training and case file auditing. I am competent in PAMs assessments and have an interest in evidence-based intervention models of assessment/teaching such as Triple P parenting and various strengthening families’ models. I have previously worked as a Child’s Guardian/IRO advocating and supporting children and young people. More recently I have been involved in strategic management with oversight of a range of quality assurance functions, including policies/procedures, performance management, inspection preparation, contextual safeguarding of vulnerable adolescents and serious case review learning. Tracey Watson Personal Information Qualifications: DiplomaSW; Pams4.0; Parent Assess Services Offered: Assessments, Chairing, Consultancy and Expert Witness Specialism: Age Assessments, Alcohol and drug misuse, Allegations of parental alienation, Domestic violence, Learning difficulties / Special needs, Mental Health, Pams Assessments, Sexual abuse issues and Traveller / Roma Families Other Expertise: I commenced my social work career in 2004 and have over 18 years’ experience. I have worked exclusively in the field of Child Protection. During my career, I have worked within Frontline Child Protection, Foster Care, Family Court Advisor within CAFCASS, an Independent Reviewing Officer and a Child Protection Conference Chair. Since 2015, I have practiced as an Independent Social Worker and Expert Witness for the Courts. I prepare a full range of assessments including Risk and Parenting Assessments, Assessments using the PAMS Assessment, ParentAssess, Section 7, Parenting and Risk Assessments. Additionally, I am able to provide ISW services within Private Law. Regions available: East Midlands, Eastern, London, North East, North West, South East, South West, Wales, West Midlands and Yorkshire & Humber Location: North West Email: email@example.com Faith Weekes Personal Information Qualifications: BSc (Hons) Degree in Sociology and Applied Social Studies (1992); Certificate in Qualified Social Work (1992); Post Graduate Diploma in Advanced Social Work (2002), Advanced Award in Social Work (2003). Services Offered: Assessments Specialism: Adoption and Fostering, Alcohol and drug misuse, Cultural issues, Domestic violence and Sexual abuse issues Foreign Languages: English and French Regions available: East Midlands, Eastern, London and South East Location: London Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Mobile: 07773 046435 Telephone: 07773 046435 Profile I have worked within the child care and child protection field for over 25 years, as a nursery officer, social worker and Children’s Guardian, the last 10 years as a Children’s Guardian and independent social worker. As an independent social worker I have completed a large number of assessments and reports for court in both private and public law proceedings. I have also completed a large number of parenting/fostering/special guardianship and kinship assessments for local authorities. I regard myself as child focused, fair and balanced in terms of my assessments and views.