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Scotland Campaign Manager, Martin Henry
Martin qualified as a Social Worker in 1974 and in 1993 was awarded the degree of Master of Philosophy (Child Protection Studies) at Dundee University. His professional career has been spent in child care and protection in the local authority and early 2008 he was Executive Officer of Edinburgh, Lothian and Borders Child Protection Office.
Martin serves on a wide range of national and Government Working Parties on Child and Public Protection including the National Steering Group for Safeguarding in Sport; the Scottish Coalition for Young Runaways; the Safeguarding Commission of the Conference of Religious in Scotland; the National Reference Group of Survivor Scotland (the Scottish Government National Strategy on Child Sexual Abuse); the National Board for Community Disclosure; and the National Strategic Group for Investigative Interviewing of Child Witnesses.
Martin has been a lecturer/consultant at the Scottish Police College since 1993 and is a member of the Scottish Executive Committee of the National Organisation for the Treatment of Abusers. Martin presents/lectures regularly in Scotland, the UK, Eastern and Western Europe and the United States.