Michelle McDermott

Michelle McDermott is co-chair of the Thera Trust board. Michelle brings her lived experience of learning disability to the role as well as her experience of supporting adults with a mild to moderate learning disability.

Alongside her role at Thera, Michelle also works at Paradigm as Associate co-facilitator, at Generate as a co-trainer for the Easy Health project and at Books Beyond Words as a facilitator. Michelle joins us to share her experience after her partner of 10 years died.


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Pat + Michelle: Unspoken Grief – Bereavement + Learning Disability