George Allan

George Allan


George is a long standing member of SDF. A lecturer in Social Work at Robert Gordon University in Aberdeen where he teaches substance problems modules, George has worked primarily with adults.

He was Director of Renfrew Council on Alcohol from 1981 to 1986. George also worked for Aberdeenshire Council between 1999 and 2007, initially as a specialist substance problems Care Manager and then as a Strategic Development Officer with responsibility for developing services for young people with drug or alcohol problems and implementing the Getting our Priorities Right agenda.

He has a particular interest in the topics of children affected by parental substance use and the implementation of the recovery agenda in mainstream services.