Dr David Blazey is Head of Grants at the Maudsley Charity (www.maudsleycharity.org) in London. He is responsible for managing the Charity’s grants programmes, working with potential applicants who wish to develop innovative projects in mental health, and supporting those who are awarded grants through the lifetime of their projects. David joined the Charity in 2011, while still working in a parallel role for South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust (www.slam.nhs.uk) as Head of Social Inclusion and Recovery Projects. In this role he worked with teams across the Trust, as well as many NGOs, to develop new projects supporting social inclusion and recovery. One of the biggest projects was the SLaM Recovery College (www.slamrecoverycollege.co.uk), which continues to play an important part in promoting recovery for people in south London. He has worked in the field of mental health and funding since 2007, having previously worked in adult and further education, latterly in management roles that included arts, regeneration and funding. David is a trustee of the Waddington Street Centre in Durham (www.waddingtoncentre.co.uk) and a Fellow of the Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce (RSA www.thersa.org). He is committed to the improvement of mental health services and a better world for the people who use them. He has contributed extensively to conferences and learning events in the UK, Hungary, Italy, Belgium, the Netherlands, Estonia, France and the Czech Republic.
Jodee's expertise is in Social Media Marketing and she's originally from Singapore. Her strength is in leveraging on Content Strategy and Visuals to promote talented people ranging from emerging artists, creative people, social entrepreneurs, authors and multi-talented professionals. She has been working with people with a creative strength and has supported them using Visual Marketing strategy.
Jodee has been working with organizations which are doing interesting, important work ranging from charities and public sector organizations in particular purpose-driven businesses and social enterprises. Her special interest is in organizations that might make a profit but are motivated more by the need to make a positive social or environmental impact. Jodee is also into Language Learning Gamification and development.
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Radmila Stojanović Babić is social pedagogue from Zagreb (Croatia). She is a co-founder of NGO Susret pioneering community based social services for people with mental health problems. Her emphasis for the past 13 years is on providing opportunities that empowers people for recovery and citizenship.
Radmila Stojanovic Babic