Catherine brings 20 years’ experience in health and wellbeing practice from her work with patients, carers, communities and businesses, including Macmillan Cancer Support, Parkinson’s UK, Cancer Research UK, NI Chest Heart and Stroke, Health & Social Care Trusts, Community Development & Health Network, the Public Health Agency, Carers groups, Sports clubs and Community Organisations.
During this time Catherine led on setting up a pilot self-management programme for people living with
Parkinson’s and a health and wellbeing programme for people living with cancer. She has developed
training and support materials for families affected by childhood acquired brain injury. Combining
information, support and a holistic therapy offer, Catherine has also set up programmes for carers of
people living with long term conditions.
More recently, Catherine has facilitated 1:1 and group coaching sessions for personal development and learning opportunities to business leaders, community groups and individuals keen to learn more about wellbeing practices. This offer is available online and face-to-face.
She is an Associate Consultant with the Health & Social Care Leadership Centre and has mentored in Groundwork NI, supporting rural women to develop their skills and confidence in setting up new business, returning to work and creating new support networks.
Catherine and The Wellbeing Pathway are members of the Association for Coaching, the Institute of Leadership & Management, the International Foundation for Integrated Care, Women into Business NI and C03.
Catherine holds an Access NI Check, is trained in Adult Safeguarding and has Public Liability Insurance.