"Esme’s gentle and warm character really helped the teens to feel comfortable and welcome, which increased their ability to express themselves creatively."
- Youth Engagement Officer, Leeds Mind
Since completing her degree in Popular Music, songwriting in 2018, Esme has been focusing on developing her skills in facilitating participatory arts with diverse groups. She has worked in a range of settings such as youth groups, care facilities and community centres. Esme's focus through her workshops is encouraging creativity and the positive impact it can have on mental health and wellbeing.
"The service-users have responded to Esme very positively and they have stated they have found it “relaxing” and “fun.” The ward team have also thoroughly enjoyed having Esme visit each week"
-Occupational Therapist, Newsam Centre