Specialism: Adult Services, Mental Health
Location: England: London, England: South East, England: South West
Carolyn has substantial experience in mental health social work and as a senior mental health manager in the NHS and a Local Authority. Experience includes strategic and operational management of mental health social care and safeguarding services for a Local Authority, divisional management in the NHS, plus leadership of a wide range of NHS mental health services. Carolyn has substantial experience in project management, service redesign, HR and serious incident investigations. She was the lead for suicide prevention for a NHS Trust for a number of years. Carolyn launched her own mental health consultancy in 2018.
I work with: Advocacy, Coaching/ mentoring of social workers, Complaints, Compliance, Court assessments, Direct work with service users, Government offices, Inter-agency working, Local authority departments, NHS organisations, Practice assessment, Practice teaching, Private/ independent sector, Quality assurance, Review and evaluation, Strategy, Supervision, Therapeutic work, Training and tutoring, Universities / learning & training bodies, Voluntary sector
Professional registrations: Health & Care Professions Council (England)
Carolyn is a registered yoga teacher specialising in yoga for mental health. Wellbeing, resilience and stress reduction workshops are also delivered.