Max is a play worker, artist and consultant who specialises in working with children and young people who are disabled and/or have additional support needs. Max has six years experience working with this population across school, playground and community settings. Max is currently based in Edinburgh, Scotland.
Max uses playfulness and creativity to get to know the children and young people he works with so they can co-create meaningful, exciting and unique spaces and experiences. This might involve creating imaginary worlds, building things from junk or finding unique ways to explore the senses; changing an everyday space into somewhere new. Have a look at the blog to read more about the kind of forms this takes.
When he’s not directly working with children and young people Max can be found talking, thinking and writing about play.