Jennie Forsyth

Senior Social Worker (with Merlin)

Jen is a registered children's social worker and a certified Theraplay and DDP practitioner. She has undertaken training in Sensory Attachment Intervention and her area of particular interest is in the impact of pre-birth and early trauma on sensory processing and sensorimotor function. Jen works in a team with Occupational Therapists and is undertaking accreditation in the Building Underdeveloped Sensorimotor Systems (BUSS) approach. Jen was previously a Post Adoption Team Manager for a local authority and has a holistic understanding of the complexities that adoptive families face.