Steven Walker

steven walker

Steven is an established author with 8 books, several chapters and numerous scholarly papers in International journals on the subject of child and adolescent mental health and social work.
His family background is from the coal mining area of the North East of England, where unemployment and social exclusion, poverty and poor housing were common.
Steven has worked as a social worker in deprived areas of London and Essex in child protection and the mental health needs of vulnerable children and young people.
Until recently he was head of child and adolescent mental health at Anglia Ruskin University responsible for organising, designing and deivering training programmes for health, education and social work staff trying to support troubled young people.He is a qualified psychotherapist and Alumnus of the London School of Economics and Political Science