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Meet the Rotherham Team

Name:
Janet Foster
Job role:
Senior Practitioner
Favourite food:
Lasagne
Dislike:
Celery
Hobbies:
Sewing crafting and exercise
Favourite film:
Lord of the Rings
Fun fact:
I am 5 foot 1 inch tall
My mental health care:
I… need to be quiet and reflect on my day what went well and what I am most grateful for


Name:
Michelle Heaversedge
Job role:
Clinical Lead
Favourite food:
Chocolate
Dislike:
Anything fishy!
Hobbies:
I love being outdoors, mountain biking or walking
Favourite film:
I can’t sit long enough to watch a full film
Fun fact:
I have two pugs called Frank and Albert
My mental health care:
I like walking the dogs and talking to my friends and family


Name:
Jemma Wignall
Job role:
Senior Practitioner
Favourite food:
Chinese
Dislike:
Coriander and unkindness
Hobbies:
I enjoy trips to Liverpool to see my family, drinking nice coffee and I recently joined a boxing class
Favourite film:
Beauty and the Beast, and The Grinch
Fun fact:
My dog is called 'Panto' because when he was a puppy he was always behind you
My mental health care:
I like to get a bubble bath with a cup of tea


Name:
Abigail Wensley
Job role:
Assistant Education Mental Health Practitioner
Favourite food:
Anything with pasta and cheese
Dislike:
Ice, snow, mud, heights - I have a bad fear of falling
Hobbies:
Reading, movie nights and puppy sitting
Favourite film:
Any Harry Potter or Adam Sandler film
Fun fact:
I have been snorkelling on the Great Barrier Reef
My mental health care:
Have a bubble bath, watch a film and have a phone free night


Name:
Lauren Bowns
Job role:
Assistant Education Mental Health Practitioner
Favourite food:
Roast Dinner and Chocolate
Dislike:
Being cold and the snow
Hobbies:
Swimming and going on adventures with my little girl
Favourite film:
Pocahontas and Mary Poppins
Fun fact:
I love bargains and charity shops
My mental health care:
I take time for myself, i love to make things and I love arts and crafts


Name:
Elysia Lancaster
Job role:
Senior Practitioner
Favourite food:
Percy pig sweets and Biscoff spread
Dislike:
Slugs, heights and lifts
Hobbies:
Watching TV, swimming and going for walks
Favourite film:
Lord of the Rings
Fun fact:
I have a Lord of the Rings tattoo
My mental health care:
Spend time with my family, cat and husband and go for long walks


Name:
Jaqueline Fennell
Job role:
Cognitive Behavioural Therapist
Favourite food:
Anything fishy
Dislike:
Rollercoasters
Hobbies:
Walking my dog, watching live comedy and reading
Favourite film:
Flashdance
Fun fact:
I was the youngest volunteer to join MIND
My mental health care:
Lots of fresh air, talking to friends and being kind to myself when I am tempted to be critical


Name:
Gemma Thomas
Job role:
Child and Parent/Carer Engagement and Participation Lead
Favourite food:
Steak or Thai food
Dislike:
Coriander and snakes
Hobbies:
Cooking, music and travelling
Favourite film:
The Greatest Showman
Fun fact:
I love travelling around the USA and I have visited 23 different states
My mental health care:
I like to cook while listening to some music or go for a walk