(FHEA, CMALT, MSc, PgDip, BA Hons) is responsible for learning design and delivery. She has over 15 years’ experience in education and L&D. Chris is a specialist in learning technology and design. She has worked extensively within the public and private sector, including the NHS, Edinburgh College, The University of Edinburgh, Aegon, Wood Mackenzie and various charities.
has a PhD in Clinical Psychology and is manager at The Scottish Mental Health Research Network which forms part of NHS Research Scotland. She aims to increase the number of active mental health studies in Scotland and supports academic and commercial studies across a wide range of clinical areas (e.g. depression, schizophrenia, eating disorders, bipolar disorder, learning disabilities).
has worked in education and social work for the past 24 years. She specialises in Disability and Mental Health training for the public, private and voluntary sector. She currently works with Spina Bifida Hydrocephalus Scotland. She has various Autism, Disability and Mental Health qualifications and is a Mental Health First Aider.
has worked with telephone and online addictions counselling and advice lines for 20 years.
She is a Mental Health First Aid Trainer and has written articles on all aspects of mental health and self care for UK and North American publications. She designs and delivers online workshops on writing/art as therapy and self care techniques. She has a focus on Suicide Prevention.