Area of employment:
Mental Health & Wellbeing Workplace Consultant & Trainer
Set up MHScot Workplace Wellbeing CIC which is Scotland’s first Social Enterprise focusing solely on stress prevention and early mental health intervention in the workplace. Provides training and consultancy services to all sectors.
Before this, worked and continues to volunteer in the third sector in a variety of roles, most recently for Action on Depression managing volunteer led projects.
Volunteers for See Me and Befrienders Highland
Developed the UK’s first Mental Health Information site in 1998
Currently studying for a CIPD Level 5 Diploma in Learning and Development
SVQ3 in Health & Social Care
Open University Information Technology
Open University Health & Social Care
Open University Mental Health & Distress
Skills and Experience:
Currently developing blended/online learning solutions
Supporting and nurturing others
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) life skills
Providing e-health support services, including web communities (HealthUnlocked), Email support, Chat Room support, and computerized CBT online.
Facilitation of groups and training
Web Development and Creation