Health & Wellbeing
Meet Andrew, one of our Wellbeing Advisors at PeoplePlus.
Andrew has worked in the field of mental health for over 30 years. The majority of those years were in the NHS as an Occupational Therapist working across various age ranges and sectors. He has practised as a clinician, a service manager and change manager.
Latterly he has become self-employed and works as a mental health consultant and mental health trainer to a range of sectors including: health care commissioning and providers, education- state and independent sector, higher and further education, local authority, civil service including parliament, charitable sector and across the commercial sector from global companies to SME, directors to factory floor workers, including, banking and financial services, retail, postal services, food and drink and pharmaceutical research and producers.
Andrew led on the writing of the Adult Mental Health First Aid half day course and has contributed to the creation of most of the MHFA course products since 2012.
He has delivered over 200 MHFA courses across the range of MHFA products and bespoke mental health training since becoming self-employed and has consistently received very good feedback.
He has also mentored over 100 trainee MHFA instructors through to approval since 2012.