I have a Professional Doctorate in Leadership in Children and Young People's Services and my focus area is unsanctioned connections between young people and youth work practitioners online. I am a professionally qualified youth and community worker and my starting point is always what are the expressed needs of young people and how can I support them. I teach on youth work and child and adolescent studies degrees- both undergraduate and post graduate.
I was fortunate to be invited to Net Children 2020 an expert conference organised by the Hans Bredow Institute for Media Research and the German Federal Ministry for Family Affairs, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth. This took place on 16 and 17 April 2015 in Berlin. This was less a conference but rather a working […]