Rosie has 30 years experience working with organisations, both local, national and international, specialising in:
- Working towards groups, teams and organisations under pressure transforming their own survival reactions in order to be more choiceful - improving quality of life , well being, mental health, authentic connection and performance - Supporting development in leadership
Creating together a safe, grounded environment where teams can become aware of survival strategies that stand in the way of deeper connection, trust, aliveness, and purpose is part of the work. Moving towards thriving, and potential of each individual, couple, group, or organisation is integral.
Organisations worked with include: Action Cancer Addiction NI Autism NI Barnardo's - Belfast, Dublin, London, including being on the Senior UK Parenting Policy Steering Group Belfast City Council Belfast Education and Library Board Cancer for Children CAUSE CareCall Carrick Women's Forum Community Arts Forum Community Relations Council Connect, Dublin Contact/Contact Youth Edinburgh Gestalt Institute IACP Irish Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy IAHIP Irish Association for Humanistic and Integrative Psychotherapy Greece, NGO for refugee crisis - consultancy LORAG, Belfast Milton Erickson Institute, South Africa New Life Counselling NIACRO/Mediation NI/Care Call/Prison Service partnership Norway, Gestalt Practitioners OFMDFM, N.I. Civil Service North Belfast Interface Project/Community Development Centre Parenting Forum Parenting NI Probation Board Relatives for Justice Somatic Experiencing Trauma Institute - USA, the Netherlands, Denmark, South Africa, London Springhill Community House Surestart and Early Years Trauma Vidya, Sri Lanka UNISON Visual Arts Ireland WAVE Queens University, Belfast
Relevant training includes: Effective Supervision, Tony Morrison (1996) Senior Leadership and Management Training, Haywood and Masters, Edinburgh (1997) Gestalt Organisational Development, Consultancy and Clinical Supervision Training, Belfast (1996 - 2014) Cape Cod Model, USA: Strategic and intimate resilience in systems Gestalt International Studies Centre (2010) Organic Intelligence®, Somatic Experiencing®, NeuroAffective Relational Model® Membership of INTAGIO, an international network of Gestalt consultants working in organisations 'We cannot transform the behaviour of systems unless we transform the quality of awareness and attention that people apply to their actions within these systems, both individually and collectively.' (Scharmer, 2009)