Suzi is an experienced trainer of over 20 years, specialising in the areas of child sexual abuse and trauma informed practice. She began her career as a drug and alcohol outreach worker and has worked in a variety of sectors during this time including Social Care, Criminal Justice and the Voluntary sector. Suzi has worked as both practitioner and manager and spent much of her career developing and delivering new and innovate services. Suzi became an independent trainer in 2012. Suzi has worked largely with adolescents but has also supported adults and families who were experiencing intra and extra familial harm. Suzi has gained both an award and an accolades for her training and the impact that it has had on social work practice. Suzi recently became a qualified yoga teacher and is training to bring her trauma experience and yoga practice together to support trauma recovery through breath work and physical practice.
Suzi has developed and delivered many courses for Interface including Child Criminal and Sexual Exploitation and Modern Day Slavery, Contextual Safeguarding and also delivers on the Trauma Informed Practice Training. Suzi loves her job and is dedicated to continuing to develop her own practice and to support others to do the same.
Suzi is passionate about the role that high quality training can play in improving the lives of children and families and endeavours to ensure that what is delivered is relevant, evidence based, interactive and fun.
- Psychology BSc Hons
- Post Graduate Diploma in Drug Use and Addiction Studies
- Level 2 Counselling Certificate
- PGCE / PCET (Post Compulsory Education and Training)