The founding Director of Vlinder Consultancy Ltd is Dr Roberta Evans, a qualified social worker with a Professional Doctorate in Youth Justice and over 15 years experience, ranging from front-line social worker in New Zealand and the UK, senior practitioner and manager, to practice development and training. All products and materials are developed and delivered by Dr Evans, unless stated otherwise.
“There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells you it’s going to be a butterfly.” Richard Buckminster Fuller
Engaging Young People in Risk Assessment
Introducing the 'tightrope model' to positively engage young people in recognising and managing 'risk' (for example, in offending, substance misuse and self harm).
Skills sharing workshops for Troubled Families projects
Tailor made workshops can be developed to promote inter-professional family work. Ideal for teams with professionals from both youth work and early years parenting disciplines.