Paulla Keen – Director & Head of Care
Paulla has been in the field of special education and residential social work for 25 years. She’s worked with children and families in a range of settings including family crisis intervention (special needs), residential schools for children with autism, profound and multiple learning challenges, and behavioural challenges, as well as two Rudolf Steiner communities and two schools for the blind. As a result, she has a wealth of experience leading teams in best practices and setting up care facilities within a variety of methodologies and settings. Since coming to the Netherlands in 2000 she has worked within the DIR/Floortime framework, implementing home programmes, guiding families in best developmental practices and helping them through the many emotional and practical difficulties faced by the family of a child with special needs.