We do independent social work assessments, interventions, training and consultancy services.

Based in Brighton we have been providing these services both nationally and internationally since 2007.

Our Director Rebecca Carr-Hopkins is a qualified social worker with over twenty years experience as a practitioner and manager in child protection. She is well-known and highly respected in the child care field.

Rebecca has a reputation for being innovative and creative in her work. She produces high quality expert reports for the Family Court and develops  vibrant, interesting and informative training programmes. She has trained extensively in the field of child and adult attachment. Rebecca is both a reliable coder and licensed to train others in several methods for assessing attachment tied to the Dynamic Maturational Model of Attachment (DMM).

Our associate, Rebecca Watts is also an experienced child protection social worker, and well regarded expert for the family courts. She is Co-Director of Practice Learning at the University of Sussex where she has been teaching on the social work MA and Post-Qualifying Specialist Award courses.

Since 2008, both Rebecca’s have been writing and delivering short courses to social workers, their managers and multi-agency partners across the health and social care sector. We provide learning environments that are fun and informative with a focus on helping participants consider how they can use their learning to change their practice.


Contact Rebecca Carr-Hopkins
07905 720 182 | www.iswmatters.co.uk | PO Box 5113 Brighton BN50 9RQ
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