Karlene Wong MA Social Worker, BSc Psychology
Associate Trainer & Consultant
Karlene is a registered Social Worker and former Community Nursery Nurse. She has worked in the care sector for over 20 years and has extensive knowledge of child development. Most recently Karlene has been working with Adult Social Services where her work focuses on adults with acohol, substance misuse and mental health issues.
Adult Social Worker
Working with a third sector organisation that supports those who are homeless or at risk of homelessness and have other secondary issues.
Responsible for developing adult safeguarding policies and procedures.
An experienced foster carer who has worked with young people from various backgrounds, including Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Children..
IOM Unaccompanied Asylum-Seeking Children Champion
Delivering courses designed to help carers meet the unique needs of Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Children.
Infant Massage Instructor
Qualified Infant Massage Instructor with International Association of Infant Massage.
Community Nursery Nurse
Worked with children and families in the local community, attended case conferences, assessed children's development, demostrated the importance of play, led parent and child behaviour management programmes.