‘Lived experience’ of dealing with mental health problems

Skills and experience in group training & facilitation

Mental health one to one support (including befriending)

Certified adult safeguarding

Certified mental health first aid

Certified skills in counselling & psychotherapy at higher distinction

Certified cognitive behaviour therapy at advanced practitioner level

Lived experience presentations to groups

Researching and reporting of client service satisfaction audits

Certified youth & community work

Experience of working to models for community development

Experience of working to racial & cultural diversity models

Experience of action planning as a pathway to a brighter future

Experience of project development including monitoring & evaluation

Experience of drafting up ideas for grant applications

Impact and outcome monitoring & evaluation measures

Drawing up and working to models for action research including both quantitative and qualitative approaches

Experience of report writing including recommendation