about

Carole is an artist and a Positive psychologist / coach working within the area of Arts / Public Health and Wellbeing. She specialises in designing interventions and tools for interaction, whilst also managing large scale development projects. The primary focus of her work and experience in this area has been the promotion of resilience building on an individual level  as well as within the wider community and demographic specific populations. She has wide ranging skills spanning across an extensive client base.

 

Carole has been the Project lead on the development of Feel Good Greenwich for Greenwich Mind in borough wide partnership project with Royal Borough of Greenwich since 2011. She is also an independent consultant working in Association with a number of organisations including Well london / Royal Borough of Greenwich , Greenwich Mind and  Faiths together in Lambeth.

 

As an Applied  Positive Psychologist she has devised and delivered a number of interventions combining a scientific evidence base  with a creative arts practice and  approach. Recent collaborations have including working with Emergence Opportunities for DWP initiative delivering personalised coaching tuition courses. Currently commissioned by Greenwich Mind in the design and delivery of  tailored sessions to 16-24 yr olds.


Working as an Associate Director with Remakery Lambeth.

 

Although Carole’s artwork takes a multi media approach, there is an historic  textiles and photography/film focus. Her personal work explores transformation from both an internal and external perspective, examining the sometime fragmented relationship between the two. She practices and facilitates MBCT which also influences the approach and content of her work.

 

She has designed a number of works for inclusion within hospital settings and community arts spaces as well as resources and guides for practitioners. She has a portfolio of work that documents extensive engagement within communities, in health and educational settings as a residential artist, therapeutic practitioner and group faciliator. Previously she has been commissioned by Freeform Arts Trust, South London and Maudlsley NHS Trust, Sure Start, Lambeth PCT, Guys and St Thomas’s and Age Exchange.


Education

MSc Applied Positive Psychology - UEL
PG Dip Arts Therapy - Goldsmiths University

MA Tapestry Fine Art - Royal College of Art
BA (Hons) Textiles -