About Vlinder

The founding Director of Vlinder Consultancy Ltd is Dr Roberta Evans, a qualified social worker with a Professional Doctorate in Youth Justice and nearly 20 years experience in practice, 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.

“The fluttering of a butterfly’s wings can effect climate changes on the other side of the planet.” Paul Erlich

Upcoming Workshops

Engaging Young People in Risk Assessment

Introducing the tightrope to positively engage young people in recognising and managing risk (for example, in offending, substance misuse and self harm).

Adolescent Development

Interactive sessions to consider adolescent brain development and the impact of trauma on behaviour. Can dovetail with the Engaging workshop to make a full-day training session.