Programme Manager

South West

Patti qualified as an OT in 1996 and has worked in the UK, USA and Australia. Her extensive experience includes work in a variety of adult and paediatric inpatient, outpatient, rehabilitation and community settings. She has co-authored two published papers in the British Journal of Occupational Therapy and undertaken post-graduate training within the sensory integration, neuro-developmental and vocational rehabilitation fields.

Patti also trained as an Integral Hatha Yoga teacher in 2009 and has completed Level 1 and 2 Mindfulness Teacher training with Exeter university. She works part time as a Retreat Leader and Mindfulness Teacher for the Sharpham Trust offering 8 week MBSR/MBCT courses and mindfulness retreats. She brings these additional mindfulness intervention skills to her work with Reach clients to assist in their adjustment to brain injury and capacity to develop a meaningful and fulfilling future life.