Marieke Vogel

Country: The Netherlands
Languages: Dutch, English
Licensed Signs of Safety Trainer; Signs of Safety Regional Director for Continental Europe
Marieke began her career as a Child Care worker in 1991, and she became a member of the High Risk Team, which use Signs of Safety tools and approaches daily in tackling child care problem, and had gone through intensive training with Andrew Turnell in between 2006 and 2011.

She has been working as a Signs of Safety Trainer for Bureau Jeugdzorg, a Youth Care Agency in Drenthe, since 2009. In April 2010, Marieke started her own consultancy firm, Trainingsbureau De Zwaluw, alongside her job with Bureau Jeugdzorg.

One of Marieke’s main interests is to involve children in the safety planning process, and she is very experienced in accommodating parents in her process as well. She is set to conduct research in this respect in terms of benefits and experience gained by children and parents who has participated in the Signs of Safety planning.

Marieke works closely with Andrew Turnell and other licensed trainers as she believes working in group will result in effective implementation and training of Signs of Safety in the region as a whole.