Schools Liaison Lead
University of Oxford
Liz Lord is the schools liaison lead for the MYRIAD project at the Oxford Mindfulness Centre. She is a school teacher and former Assistant Head at the Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital school. For the past three years she has been teaching mindfulness to 11-16 year olds in a Pupil Health Referral Unit in Salford and helping to successfully implement this approach throughout. She was a member of the Senior Leadership Team, SENCO and CAMHS liaison. As part of the Emotional Health Implementation Group in Salford she has been teaching adult mindfulness courses to their Educational Psychology teams, Inclusive Learning teams, Chatsworth School for pupils with additional needs and parent groups. She is currently completing the MSc in Mindfulness based approaches at Bangor University.
Liz is someone who you may meet at school as she will be making visits to schools in the project.