Heathcotes appoints Specialist Occupational Therapist
We are delighted to announce that we have recently welcomed Cathy Conway as Specialist Occupational Therapist. Cathy has over 20 years’ experience working in the NHS in a variety of clinical settings with working age adults experiencing mental health problems. Cathy will be delivering the Dialectical Behaviour Therapy, alongside Dr Peter Burbidge, at our new specialist personality disorder treatment services in Leeds and Nottingham. She has extensive experience in delivering both group and individual based interventions to assist people to maximise their independence and develop meaningful occupations.
For the past 6 years she has specialised in working with people with a diagnosis of Emotionally Unstable Personality Disorder. She has been actively involved in setting up, developing and running the Dialectical Behaviour Therapy service and is looking forward to developing meaningful activity and social inclusion for our service users.
All staff at Heathcotes would like to welcome Cathy, and we wish her every success in her new role!
For further information about our specialist personality disorder services, or existing Heathcotes services, please contact the Commissioning Team- 01246 556453.