Pat’s mental health training and work experiences over the past forty years have invovled working in both hospitals and communities, treating, and supporting patients who suffered from multiple of diagnoses such as learning difficulties, learning disabilities, Bipolar, psychosis, personality disorders, psychopathic disorders, Schizophrenia, and substances use and abuse. His duties included providing one-to-one personal counselling, assessing, and developing treatment plans, managing patients’ behaviour in and out of treatment environments.
Pat originally registered as a Mental Health nurse and then gained diplomas in Business Management and Law, and in Mental Health from Anglia Ruskin University. Later he successfully completed an MSc in Clinical Criminology from Leicester University, and a PhD from Jindal Global University. He also served as a Magistrate for twelve years.