This is me

Lori Hawthorn

I have over 18 years experience working with adults and children in mental health services. I have worked within clinical, community, education and voluntary settings. My work experience is reflected in my practice and has gained me a wealth of knowledge.

Qualifications & Training

Over the years I have studied a number of courses:

HND in Youth Work
HND in Human Nutrition
ABC Level 3 Counselling qualification,
HABC Level 3 Training and Education
Approved Youth Mental Health First Aid Instructor
Mindfulness In Schools Project Trainer
MORRS Rights Trainer
Youth Connect 5 Trainer
CHAMPS Suicide Prevention Trainer
Next Steps Card Trainer

Continued Professional 

Signs of Safety 2 day Training
CEOP Internet Safety Training
Solution Focused Brief Therapy
Attachment Awareness in Schools
Personality Disorder KUF Awareness Level 1

I am an experienced trainer and delivered to a diverse number of delegates including Teaching Staff, Counsellors, CAMHS Practitioners, Police staff and Youth and Family Workers.

I have designed and developed a number of programs for children and young people that reflect my training and work practice.


“Lori is confident, professional and understanding. Delivery was interesting and engaging. I truly feel empowered to both read and help my children”

Donna, Mental Health First Aid Delegate

"Trainer was excellent – knowledgeable, clear and calm with explanations. Empathetic/understanding of emotional subjects and welcomed open discussion”

Jane, Mental Health First Aid Delegate

“Really accessible and friendly approach, felt safe to share and discuss”

Katy, Mental Health First Aid Delegate

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