Laura is an experienced researcher and evaluation practitioner, with particular experience in the intersections between systems. Laura has extensive experience of desk-based literature and evidence reviews, including detailed policy, stakeholder and benefits analysis for her PhD. Since joining Rocket Science in 2021, she has built on existing interests to specialise in mental health, data analysis and person-centred approaches to fieldwork.
Laura has worked with the WYCA VRU on projects around neurodiversity, mental health and young people. This work has included desk-based research, and field work with young people, youth practitioners, and subject experts.
Evidencing the links between Poverty and Trauma
Our embedded evaluator Rocket Science has undertaken a literature review to understand the relationship and impact of trauma and poverty