Independent Social Work Assessments

With 9 years years post qualification experience in child protection and children’s services, I offer:

  • Specialist Assessments
  • Expert Reports 
  • Expert Opinion to the Courts

Training and Qualifications

  • MA Social Work
  • Bsc Psychology
  • Trauma Informed Practice
  • Systemic Social Work Practice with Children
  • Restorative Practice with Children and Families
  • Attachment Theory in Practice
  • Signs of Safety
  • Strengthening Families
  • Solution Focused-Brief Therapy


  • Safeguarding and Child Protection
  • Private Law (section 7)
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Parental Mental Health
  • Parental Drug and Alcohol misuse
  • Child Exploitation
  • Parenting
  • Child and Adolecent Emotional and Physical Development


Leah was commended by HHJ [anonymised] for very good social work leading to a positive outcome