Registered Manager & Clinical Lead
Qualified as a Registered Mental Health Nurse over 20 years ago, Cathy has worked in the field of Substance Misuse for the last 17 years, in 2014 Cathy qualified as a Non Medical Practitioner in the field of addiction, enabling her to set up and prescribe medication for clients addicted to Drugs or Alcohol.
Prior to joining Steps Together, Cathy has worked extensively in community services and operated her community prescribing clinics for over 400 patients. Cathy has a strong background in the effective clinical treatment of adults with addiction and as the registered manager of The Chestnuts leads the day delivery of effective and safe treatment and rehabilitation for our clients.
With a strong team of support and therapy staff, Cathy is passionate about helping clients secure excellent clinical treatment and make positive changes to their lives. As the Registered Manager at the Chestnuts Cathy is proud and passionate about being a part of every clients journey, leading their clinical treatment and committed to ensuring the service delivers the most effective, safe and dignified treatment programmes for our clients.
“Coming to work every day is not like a job, it’s like coming to a second family at The Chestnuts. No single day is ever the same and I love seeing our clients change, grow and get well during their stay with us – The Chestnuts family” Says Cathy.