Angie’s career in Health and Social Care spans over 20 years, beginning as a Matron in a special school in 1989 before working with people in social care and children’s and mental health charities. She started to teach at Somerset College in 2001 where she gained a Certificate in Education and lectured in Health and Social Care.
Angie was part of a team setting up a Training and Development Centre at a Specialist School and College and job- shared the operational management as well as delivering and assessing CPD and qualifications.
Angie has benefited from regular meditation for many years and qualified as a Mindfulness Teacher with MindfulnessUK before becoming a Course Tutor, delivering the Level 4 Certificate, Integrating Mindfulness and Compassion in Professional Practice. Angie delivers the 8 week Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction Programme and is the Programme Developer and Trainer for Minding Your Health – Mindfulness and Compassion Wellbeing Programme for Teaching & Support Staff, Children and Young People.
Angie’s passion for the benefits of Mindfulness continues to grow, teaching Mindfulness in schools, to children and young people and the professional that each and support them, in the community and to many other organisations with MindfulnessUK.
Mindful Living Show Presentation
Saturday 16th March 2019
"Integrating Mindfulness and Compassion; working inclusively with people with learning disabilities and their families"
Angie, Christine and Pat will be sharing ways to work effectively and inclusively with people with learning disabilities and their families using Mindfulness and Compassion, based on their partnership work.