Fellows

Mary Beek (BA, CQSW, MA, PhD) is an Honorary Visiting Fellow. Her research and practice interests are in fostering and adoption and in supporting caregivers.

Ruth Gardner (BA, MSc, PhD) is a Honorary Senior Research Fellow of the Centre, with research interests in family support, safeguarding children and the integration of children's services. She is an advisory on child neglect at the NSPCC.

Clem Henricson (BA, Solicitor, FRSA) is an Honorary Visiting Research Fellow within the Centre. She was formerly Director of Research and Policy at the National Family and Parenting Institute. She is a social policy analyst with particular research interests in the relationship between the state and the family, and human and social rights.

Rosalyn Proops (Hon FRCPCH) is an Honorary Lecturer within the Centre. She is the  Medical Director of Norfolk Community Health and Care NHS Trust and has a long standing  interest in child protection issues and providing care for vulnerable children and young people.