Hello my name is Fiona and I am an Expert by Experience at Inclusion North
I have supported people with a learning disability and mental health problems.
Working in the voluntary sector as well as the NHS and social care.
My roles have been as an advocate, manager and directly supporting people and families.
My Skills and Knowledge
Knowing lots about Mental Health Law and the Mental capacity Act.
Being a strong advocate for person centred thinking and working.
Communicating with people and listening to what they say.
What is important to me
To do what I say I will.
Ensuring people are treated fairly and heard.
My family and my friends- I care for my mum.
Being on time.
My cat – Truffle.
What people say about me
People say that I am kind.
“Fiona is always fair and listens to what people think and feel”
Doesn’t give up until a job is finished and done well !
Swimming often – it keeps me feeling well.
Reading – especially novels by William Boyd’s.
Working on the allotment with my partner.