Nickee has recently joined the team after many years of working as a Social Worker and Forensic Interviewer at Child, Youth and Family. Nickee has a particular interest in children and adolescents affected by abuse, and has worked as a child therapist in private practice for the past five years.
Nickee is currently working two days per week at Massey and will be primarily researching the issues facing young woman who have come to the attention of the Youth Justice System. This is a targeted piece of research which is being completed in collaboration with the Chief Youth Court Judge, focusing on identifying the particular characteristics and needs of female “offenders”.
Resilience Research Centre NZ - Youth Research Site 2013