Mark Willis is a qualified social worker with over 30 years experience. He began social work in 1984 as a residential and day care worker with learning disabled adults. In 1994 he qualified with the Diploma in Social Work. Following this he worked as a social worker, senior practitioner and team manager within local authority social services departments.
He also spent a year co-ordinating child protection training for a large social care department, developing two academically-accredited training programmes on risk assessment.
In 2000 Mark became a self-employed independent social worker and in 2004 he set up WillisPalmer, now the largest provider of independent social workers, consultant psychologists and therapists in the UK.
He holds a BA Honours degree from the University of East Anglia, a Postgraduate Certificate in Advanced Practice with Children and Families and a Postgraduate Certificate in Management from Nottingham Trent University. He is also an Accredited Practice Teacher in Social Work.
Mark remains as Chief Executive of the WP Group, incorporating: WillisPalmer, Think Therapy 1st & WPCM Services.
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