Kate has over 30 years’ experience working with children, young people and adults as teacher and Play Therapist, Counsellor. She has led two Expressive Arts Faculties (1989-2003) encouraging the young people to perform in public theatres and curate their own visual and expressive arts exhibitions and performances in galleries and local community events. Her research subject for an MA in Education (PGDipEd 2003) was Creativity and Motivation (University of Brighton). Her Post Graduate development in Play Therapy (PTUK ChristChurch Canterbury University) has also been enhanced with a Diploma in Neuroscience and Sandplay Therapy (AIST). Kate worked for West Sussex Social Services LAC Team for seven years and has supported numerous young people through the fostering process. Kate was also Resident Play Therapist for East Sussex Federation of Special Schools (EBD) for eight years. Kate taught the Post Graduate Diploma course in Play Therapy for the UK organization APAC in UK, Hong Kong, New Zealand and South East Asia for over 10 years. Most recently she has become Director for Circle of Life Rediscovery developing outdoor therapeutic training programmes and facilitating her course LandPlay Therapy Kate has worked in collaboration with Dry Arch Centres in Northern Ireland for two years supporting their outstanding community work and facilitating her unique Resiliency Programme.