Dr David Wilkins is a senior research fellow at the Tilda Goldberg Centre, University of Bedfordshire. David has worked as an Academic Tutor for the Frontline Programme and a Senior Lecturer for Anglia Ruskin University.
Previously, David worked in local authority social work, in the fields of disability and child protection, as a social worker, manager and Principal Child and Family Social Worker. David’s research interests include child protection practice, supervision and the use of theoretical and research-informed knowledge in practice.
David has written several books, chapters, articles and professional guides on topics including child abuse and neglect, supervision, critical analysis, care planning and direct work with children.