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Our peer support workers are passionate about providing free counselling sessions

Meet our peer support team

Elizabeth McDonald
Elizabeth McDonald

I’m Lizzie and I am a peer support worker at Mindsum. I have a background in business management and swimming coaching. This has given me practical experience with many of the most common mental health challenges affecting children. I have found special interest in motivations for adapting thinking patterns in children and teens.

Georgia Slattery
Georgia Slattery

I’m from Manchester and have a bachelor’s degree in Psychology.  I am extremely passionate about helping others who are experiencing mental health issues. 

I am excited to work with Mindsum as a peer support worker to offer a helping hand to those who need it.

Hayat Jaamac
Hayat Jaamac

My name is Hayat and I’m from the Netherlands but moved to London. Now, I’m in Manchester! My friends refer to me as the bubbly and outgoing one. I love fashion, music and writing my own little novels. But my heart lies with the community, our home. I want us to stand strong together and face the world’s struggles.

Hunter Isaac
Hunter Isaac

I have several years of practical experience living with, and supporting others with various types of mental health illnesses and I want to use that knowledge to help those struggling.

Sarah Royle
Sarah Royle

My name is Sarah and I am from Manchester. I have a bachelor’s degree in criminology and a master’s degree in policing and law enforcement. In both my degrees, mental health has been at the forefront, which is why I chose to work at Mindsum, as I want to help as many people as I can and make a difference.

Ysabelle Van Driessche
Ysabelle Van Driessche

My name is Ysabelle, and I was born in Belgium. I have an undergraduate degree in Sociology and have recently completed my master’s in social work. I can speak four languages, have a love of dogs and love to read and play/listen to music.  I have a passion to learn new skills and develop the ones I already have, but above all I love to help others in times of need.

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