The International
School of Storytelling

Doreen Pattenson

Doreen Pattenson has been a social worker since 1990 working in Local Authority and as a manager in a hospice environment. Having trained with Hertfordshire University, the Tavistock and Portman Clinic and Middlesex University she has specialised in Palliative Care of adults and children. Doreen provides supervision to staff in a variety of settings, delivers training courses, and has experience of a wide range of inter-disciplinary groups working across the NHS, local authority, hospices and other support and care organisations. She acts as social work consultant with Sharing Stories for Wellbeing.