Caroline Hattersley



Caroline is the Director of women@thewell, a women-only service dedicated to supporting women to exit from a life entangled in the sex trade.

A member of the Institute of Directors, the UK Psychological Trauma Society and the European Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, Caroline has over 20 years’ experience working in a wide range of settings with vulnerable and marginalised groups and communities with children, young people and adults.

She is a recognised expert on safeguarding, sexual exploitation and violence, trauma, and autism. She has a particular interest in, and writes and speaks regularly on women’s issues, autism, complex trauma, specialist safeguarding, liminality, self-harm and suicide.