Breakout Presenters

Brigid Morris

Brigid Morris, BSc, MSc, works as Head of Leadership and Engagement at the mental health charity Mind in the UK and leads on lived experience leadership across all of Mind’s work, which includes the Time to Change anti-discrimination campaign. Brigid has worked on Time to Change since it commenced in 2008. Other current areas of focus include the development of peer led peer support and skilling up staff internally and externally to effectively engage with a wide range of people with experience of mental health problems. Brigid has worked for the NHS and third sector as a freelancer and employee in a wide range of roles over the years: including support work, user involvement, user-led and qualitative research and evaluation, coordinating user-led projects. Brigid has a long term interest in group dynamics, mindfulness and yoga. She has recently gained a diploma in groupwork at the Institute of Group Analysis and is currently training to be a yoga teacher