Doctor Claire Paterson-Young
Claire Paterson-Young completed her Doctorate in Criminology,
exploring the social impact of custody on children and young
people. Within this research, Claire designed a social impact
measurement framework to measure the impact of custodial services
on children and young people. Throughout her career, Claire has
been employed in several roles such as Lecturer in Criminology,
Child Sexual Exploitation Coordinator, Restorative and Youth
Justice Service Lead and Youth Intensive Support Coordinator.
She has experience working with multi-agency teams and
partnership initiatives, engaging with a number of different senior
stakeholders across different sectors. This includes working with
the National Crime Agency, Police Scotland and various Local
Authorities and Voluntary Organisations in the United Kingdom.
Further to this, Claire owns her own business offering consultancy
and training in Child Sexual Exploitation, Restorative Justice and
Social Impact Measurement.