After qualifying as a social worker in 1998, Lindsay Pendleton worked in community mental health teams, assertive outreach and a service for early intervention in psychosis, amongst other community services. She practised as an approved social worker and approved mental health professional, undertaking work on behalf of the local authority.
In 2009, Lindsay moved to a higher education setting and has worked as a senior mental health advisor, directly supporting students with significant mental health problems and promoting student wellbeing. Lindsay has been involved in service development throughout her career and has developed mental health training for university staff and students.
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