Languages: English, Swedish
Licensed Signs of Safety Trainer
Pernilla has been working as Child Protection Practitioner and Investigator since November 2003 and has since then been using the Signs of Safety approach. Her work involves dealing with cases of both children and teenagers Pernilla has since 2011 been working with and developing the social work practice concerning violence within families. Her and her colleagues work has resulted in a work book (2014) written for Spånga-Tensta stadsdelsförvaltning in the City Council of Stockholm. The work book contains the Signs of Safety approach and tools translated into Swedish. Pernilla is today in a safety planning group working directly with families and she is also consulting social workers in child protection cases. Besides this Pernilla conducts training for practitioners as a licensed Signs of Safety trainer. Pernilla find Signs of Safety approach very useful and inspiring to work with because of the approach’s extraordinary way of involving children and their families in building safe homes and at the same time supporting social workers to develop in their work.