Margreet has been working in youth care since 1988. First as a residential worker in a children’s homes with children and young people aged two to eighteen, after that in child protection and now as a trainer, registered family mediator and ‘Kindbehartiger’ (a coach for children when parents are in a conflict during their divorce, looking out for the interests of the children) her own practice TIMM Consultancy in The Netherlands. During her work as a guardian she specialises in safety planning (Signs of Safety). She provides training on safety planning and risk-assessment, talking with children about child abuse, multi-disciplinary work and high conflict divorces. As a freelance trainer she works with a lot of different professionals in the area of child and family work and child safeguarding.