Amy Newton

Group Facilitator - Perthyn Refugee Project

Amy first joined the Wales office in September 2019 as a student intern. She has since qualified as an occupational therapist and continues to work for MHF on a sessional basis as a group facilitator on the Perthyn refugee project.

Amy is committed to using her skills as an occupational therapist to support individuals and communities to live well with their mental health. She has experience of working in the UK and Swedish healthcare systems. Amy’s research interests lie in children and adolescents’ mental health and bereavement and loss.

Amy enjoys any activity that gets her body moving, be it yoga, running, swimming or going for long sunny bike rides.