Social Worker Gary

Independent Social Worker

Unit 24, High Croft Ind Est, Enterprise Rd, Waterlooville, PO8 0BT Directions

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Proving an independent expert assessor and expert witness service across England and Wales for the health and social care sector. We are registered and insured in England.

Gary Spencer-Humphrey is a state Registered Social Worker with an adults' health and care career dating back to 2005. He is registered with HCPC, is a warranted Approved Mental Health Professional (AMHP), an ASYE Assessor and Best Interest Assessor. He has a BSc (Hons) degree in social work, a LL.B (Hons) degree in law and a range of postgraduate and professional qualifications in advanced mental health practice, ethics, counselling, teaching and safeguarding adults. He is also the holder of the CPD Civil Procedural Rules Expert Witness Certificate administered by Bond Solon.

Gary is regularly instructed in matters relating to mental capacity, the Court of Protection, mental health assessments and NHS continuing healthcare appeals. Gary has occupied a range of practitioner, supervisory and management roles within the health and care profession, he has held seasonal posts as an academic tutor for a leading distance learning provider and he guest speaks at Bournemouth University for the Department of Nursing and Midwifery. In his spare time, Gary is a charity trustee and judge of the national Social Worker of the Year Awards.

In 2012, Gary was appointed by the Lord Chancellor to sit on Mental Health Review Tribunal as a Specialist Member and continues to hear cases under the Mental Health Act 1983. In 2015, Gary set up his independent practice offering a range of specialist social care services. In 2017, Gary was nominated and won a national social work award for his contribution towards community-based care. In 2019, Gary was shortlisted for the Lawyer Monthly Expert Award for the category of Social Care - UK. He holds professional indemnity and is registered with BASW and the National Expert Witness Agency.

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Highly recommended

5
Highly recommended very quick and really professional with our mother who has dementia disease and strokes.
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Excellent experience

5
Gary did excellent job dealing what could of been a difficult matter but made my relative feel at ease. Would highly recommend
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Flexibility and quick

5
Helped make a power of attorney in 3 days. A credit and very polite and flexible considering covid.
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Great

5
Just a great specialist in assessing people with dementia. Very impressed with Gary's report to my solicitor. Thank you.
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very helpful and quick

5
Went to see my granddad to help solicitor in applying for a deputy application so I and my mother can manage his money and bank accounts. Gary was professional and explained everything to use.
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