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Meet the Doncaster Team

Name:
Mairead Ashton
Job role:
Educational mental health practitioner
Favourite food:
Chocolate and lasagne
Dislike:
Spiders
Hobbies:
Spending time with family, sugar craft, card making and gardening
Favourite film:
Gone with the wind
Fun fact:
I don’t share Galaxy chocolate
My mental health care:
I write in my diary, spend time with my family and friends, do craft stuff and dancing


Name:
Natalie Bagnall
Job role:
Senior Mental Health Practitioner
Favourite food:
Pizza
Dislike:
Mushrooms and littering
Hobbies:
Walking, gardening, finding bargains at carboots or charity shops
Favourite film:
Disney films are great! Easy to watch and great soundtracks. I love Bambi and Moana the most
Fun fact:
I have three house rabbits
My mental health care:
I go outside! I like to spend time in nature by walking or just chilling in the garden. I also connect with family and friends - chatting on the phone or meeting up with them


Name:
Casey Baldacchino
Job role:
Educational Mental Health Practitioner
Favourite food:
Thai and pie
Dislike:
Turning my back on a great view
Hobbies:
Travelling around in my camper van, snowboarding, surfing, swing dancing and listening to music
Favourite film:
I love French films from the 1960s, especially Jules et Jim
Fun fact:
I am currently learning to play the bass guitar
My mental health care:
I spend as much time outdoors as possible, dance out the blues and play music with my partner


Name:
Savita Chahal
Job role:
Education Mental Health Practitioner
Favourite food:
Fish, seafood and anything sweet…chocolate, cake, ice cream
Dislike:
Cold surfaces, especially bathtubs and sinks
Hobbies:
Listening to music, travelling, eating, having fun
Favourite film:
Big Hero 6 and Tangled. I love Disney films
Fun fact:
I am obsessed with Pandas. I have visited 25+ countries.
My mental health care:
I spend time with my friends and family, listen to music, eat or go for a walk.


Name:
Will Hind
Job role:
CBT Supervisor/Therapist
Favourite food:
Japanese
Dislike:
Cats. I’m allergic. And they know it
Hobbies:
Walking/hiking, playing guitar
Favourite film:
The Goonies
Fun fact:
Cats love me
My mental health care:
I exercise, read and play music


Name:
Rebecca Jackson
Job role:
Educational Mental Health Practitioner
Favourite food:
Chocolate, pizza and strawberries
Dislike:
Wasps, spiders and feeling cold
Hobbies:
Travelling, seeing loved ones and walking
Favourite film:
Fun fact:
I have fed elephants, giraffes, a rhino, lions and penguins. I have landed a small aeroplane on the runway at East Midlands Airport. I have been scuba diving in underwater caves.
My mental health care:
spend time outdoors walking and running. I socialise with family and friends. I go to the gym. I plan to do something productive, enjoyable or something that I will be proud of once a day.


Name:
Balvinder Kaur
Job role:
Senior Practitioner
Favourite food:
Vanilla cheesecake/anything sweet
Dislike:
Bees and wasps
Hobbies:
Shopping, travelling and blogging
Favourite film:
Bridget Jones diary and the Devil wears Prada
Fun fact:
I have climbed Ghangaria Mountain, this is located in the northern Himalayan and 4,633m above sea level (it was very cold). I have met Antony Joshua ? so kind. I have skydived (totally petrified). I am bilingual and speak Punjabi.
My mental health care:
I spend time with my family, focus on my blog, attend the gym ¾ times a week and listen to music from holy hymns to music on the radio.


Name:
Dawn Welch
Job role:
Educational Mental Health Practitioner
Favourite food:
Carbonara…Yummy!
Dislike:
Walking over wooden bridges where I can see through to the floor
Hobbies:
I love doing bikejoring with my huskies
Favourite film:
Breakfast club, Say anything, Pretty in pink, Beaches, Legend and Labyrinth
Fun fact:
I have never broken a bone
My mental health care:
I have a hot relaxing bath while listening to my favourite songs, walk my dogs, bike ride in the countryside, do jigsaw puzzles and go to the gym


Name:
Joy Worthington
Job role:
Educational Mental Health Practitioner
Favourite food:
Pizza
Dislike:
Reality TV shows & horror films
Hobbies:
Cake decorating and sewing
Favourite film:
Dark Knight Trilogy
Fun fact:
People always get my age wrong
My mental health care:
I… Take time for me, spend time with my family and use mindfulness


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Richard Bryan
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Name:
Jasmine Hatch
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