Jen Collins

SWRB Registration Number  5373
Gender: Female
Nationality/Ethnicity/Culture: Pakeha
Email: jenmcollins@hotmail.com
Mobile Phone Number:  027 664 8190
Qualifications:  Bachelor of Social Work majoring in working with Children & Family
Post Graduate Certificate in Professional Supervision
Current Training:  Behavioral Psychology
Professional Experience: In the last fifteen or so years I have worked as a care and protection social worker, a community social worker in a not for profit agency, a hospital social worker with high risk pregnancy and vulnerable women and I am now a specialist practitioner in therapeutic programs.
I have been a guest panel speaker at Universities and provided training workshops with specific focus in trauma.
Supervision Interests/Approaches/Type:  I work in a reflective practice framework that empowers social workers and other professionals to make sound professional decisions underpinned in theory and practice experience.
I have experience in care and protection, risk analysis, grief and loss, complex family dynamics, family violence and trauma work.
My supervision style is to empower people to grow their therapeutic capabilities
I look forward to working with people who are willing to engage in reflective practice with a drive to provide best practice.