Other Qualifications, 2005 - 2017
Fire Awareness, Child Development, Child Protection, Basic Health & Safety, Therapeutic crisis intervention, Manual Handling, Safeguarding Children & Young People, Managing Challenging Behaviour, Makaton, Welcome All, Understanding Physical disabilities, Effective communication, Accessibility Awareness, Conservation for Dummies, Handling, Packing & Moving, Understanding the Museum Environment, Using Archives, Digital Photography,
Understanding Audiences. Dementia Friends & Austims awareness.
Hallam St, Mental Health hospital, Sandwell NHS – Digital Artist 2013
Within the Occupational health department to create digital
photography framed pieces on the theme of Spirituality for the Spirituality room.
5 Ways to Wellbeing: Schools Arts Residencies, Creative Health Dudley,2014
Within three primary schools, working with small groups of children 5 – 10 years old, creating large scale textile pieces for display, based on the NEF's 5 Ways to Wellbeing.
Work Experience (P - Project Leader), *Using the 5 Ways to Wellbeing
Therapeutic Art sessions, Alzheimer's society, Shrewsbury, from Oct 2017
Hall Court, South Staffordshire and Shropshire NHS, Photographic project
June - August 2017
This Way Up Project, Nov 2016 - June 2017
- Creative Health, working with migrants, asylum seekers and people with dementia in Stafford and Wolverhampton Gallery, inc Artist Development programme.
Films on the project - https://vimeo.com/user53112326
The Autism Hub, through I-gnition, for adults, creating visual art for a theatre project,
Nov 2015 - April 2016
Lifelong learning, Shropshire Council, from August 2015
Stress less illustration & Photography sessions, with vulnerbale people 13 - 24 yr olds
Creative Health March - April 2014
Bostin Chats, visual art workshops run by me to assist research. The Art and Wellbeing project compromised of engaging and mobilising communities through a participatory process called ‘asset-mapping’.
(P) 1 to 1 Illustration project, April – May 2013
Short illustrative activites with Shropshire writer with medical issues*. Arts for Health