Covid -19 update 2021: Sandy Gaskins is experienced in conducting virtual adult examinations by video link but prefers consultations in person for work with children, which are carried out in a covid safe environment. She is happy to work by video conference for courts and counsel when required.
Extensive experience of Court Assessment in Child and Family cases, Public and Private Law including abuse, Domestic Violence, Alcohol and Substance Abuse, learning disability.
Submission of reports usually within 6 weeks of written instructions. Fees in line with Legal Services Commission guidelines as of October 2011.
40 Family assessments per year. Verbal Evidence approximately 12 per annum. Over forty years experience of working with children and families.
Accreditation as Expert Witness 2004.
Chartered Psychologist, Certificate of Qualification in Social work, Nursery Nurse (NNEB) and Cardiff University and Bond Solon child and Family Accreditation as Expert Witness
Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society 21614, Health Professions Council PLY05776, Social Work Health Professions Council number: SW4 7197.