Katie Gilligan

Registered Home Manager - Hunters Moor, Birmingham

Katie is a Registered Mental Health Nurse with over 7 years’ experience plus 3 years training. She has worked in a variety of settings including hospitals, community settings and care homes.

She has 4 years’ experience as a service/homes manager and joined the Christchurch Group to manage the Hunters Moor service in Birmingham in April 2017.

Katie is trained in Positive Behavioural Support and is an NMC Revalidation confirmer. She teaches de-escalation techniques and re-directional therapies and has a keen interest in PTSD and EMDR (eye movement desensitization reprocessing) for ex-military personnel.

Katie lives in Staffordshire and says the best thing about her job is achieving positive outcomes and creating success stories for those she supports. When she’s not working, she loves gardening and spending time with her husband and son.

Katie does like marmite but her favourite thing is cider!