Adolescent & Young Adult Case Manager Kaarthik is an Accredited Recovery Specialist, Youth Case Manager and Leader by Lived Experience. (Safeguarding Vulnerable Children & Adolescents, I, II & III)
Kaarthik, (or Mr. K as he is affectionately know to his college use and our young adults) has many wonderful gifts and is a popular team member with our young people across all programs. Meeting young people with the positivity of lived experience is just one of the many ways that Kaathik is able to to motivate and inspire our community of young adults. Kaarthik is currently studying Psychology at The University of Derby, together with Dual Diagnosis. He has over five years experience in the management of Addiction, Behavioural Concerns and Mental Health Critical Care. Kaartik has completed youth worker specialist training in Trauma Informed care and mindfulness for Teens at The Centre for Adolescent Studies. Mr. K leads objectives groups, goal setting and practices motivational interviewing, encourages trauma informed 12 step approaches, DBT and CBT. Kaarthik also leads our VIP Individual stay programs and provides one to one live in coaching.
Kaarthik is our resident pet expert. He is a master trainer of small and fluffy animals. Loki, the poodle is Karrtik’s star pupil and keeps us all entertained with new tricks and dances.