Alison has worked in educational and social services settings the field of learning disabilities for over 30 years. She is a qualified teacher of special educational needs and a teacher of the deaf, and has a wide experience of children and young people of all ages, both in mainstream and special schools, from early years through to adulthood. Her specialisms are performing arts & communication. She has many years’ experience of staff training and team development, and also has experience of foster care and adult placement work. She spent 12 years developing training and social care services for young adults with autism & learning disabilities.
Alison’s role at Midlands Psychology is to develop the Supported Living Service for young adults and developing varied support services for young people 18+ and their families.