Arbeids- og kompetanseområdeEducation: 2017: University pedagogy, Western Norway University of Applied Sciences 2006: Major in social work (Cand. Polit.), Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) 2004-2005: Internal postgraduate education in group therapy, District psychiatric centre Mid Finnmark / SANKS – Sámi Norwegian National Advisory Unit on Mental Health and Substance Use 1999-2000: Qualification for major subjects in social work, University of Stavanger (UIS) 1998: Organization and management, NKS 1993-1998: 5 years further education in social work with special competence in working with children and families 1997: Approved supervisor 1997: Occupational Psychology, NKS 1994: Cand. Mag. University of Stavanger 1994: Social work with Multi-problem Families, University of Denver 1993-1994: Basic subjects in further education in child welfare, University of Bergen 1992-1993: Postgraduate education in child and youth protection, Volda University College 1997-1990: Bachelor in social work, University of Stavanger Current and previous positions: 2008- Assistant professor, Western Norway University of Applied Sciences 2001-2008: Social consultant, District psychiatric centre Mid Finnmark / SANKS – Sámi Norwegian National Advisory Unit on Mental Health and Substance Use 1997-1998: Social consultant in Child Welfare, Rogaland County Municipality 1995-1997: Head of Child Welfare Service, Strand Municipality 1990-1993: Child Protection Curator, Kristiansund Municipality Supervision of graduate students: 2008- Guided more than 70 students on their bachelor assignments in social work and child welfare.
- social work
- Students' and child welfare workers thresholds for child welfare measures and protection.
- Education, learning and dissemination.
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