Haydon, Deena

United Kingdom

Dr Deena Haydon is an independent researcher. Having been a Senior Lecturer in Higher Education and research manager within a UK voluntary organisation working with vulnerable children and families, Deena has been an independent researcher since 2006. Her main research interests include family support, youth justice, secure care and children’s rights. Deena’s publications include: a co-authored book and numerous journal articles, book chapters, research reports, resources for children and practitioners, as well as submissions to the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child. She has presented workshops, seminars and conference papers for academic and public audiences in the UK, Europe, the US, Australia and New Zealand.