Christine qualified as a nurse in 1985 and has over 30 years’ experience in a range of settings, including A & E, the community and child psychiatry. She has a wealth of experience working with children, young people and their parents. She is a trained facilitator of the Webster-Stratton Incredible Years Parenting Programme and a Friends for Life Facilitator. She currently holds a post as Primary Mental Health Specialist at South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust.
Christine was awarded a Diploma in Mental Health Practice from the University of Northumbria in 2001 and holds a Post-Graduate Diploma in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) from the University of Durham.