2018 –ongoing Project with Artlink, funded by R. S. McDonald Trust: exploring the high school environment with young people on the autism spectrum
2018 June – 2019 June Artist Residency In Motherhood 2018 This is what you’re looking for, installation Porty Art Walk 2017 Making Signals (mixed media) Inchmore Gallery, Inverness 2016 The Mongolia Project: Journeys 2010 Taller Abierto (Open Studio), Buenos Aires, Argentina 2008: Open Exhibition, Putney School of Art, London
2018 (Presenter) at CILIP Annual Conference, How Bibliotherapy is Empowering & Enabling People in Midlothian, Dundee, (5/6/18) 2018 (Presenter) Midlothian Libraries Bibliotherapy Service: Increasing confidence, self-esteem and emotional
literacy, Holyrood’s Libraries in Scotland Case Study (NASUWT, 07/02/18) 2018 (Presenter) Bibliotherapy - Empowering and Enabling People Through The Written Word (Glasgow Caledonian University, 26/01/18)
2018 Chapter 6: Long term impacts of bibliotherapy groups: reading and writing together. In: Brewster, L., Mcnicol, S. Bibliotherapy. Facet. August 2018, Bailey, F. January 2018 Evaluation of Midlothian Libraries Bibliotherapy Service, King, R, Bailey, F. September 2017 Exploring Reading Habits Contributer: Words Work Well Scotland. Bailey, F.
2018 – 2019 Leith School of Art: Contemporary Art Practice (Sept 2018 – June 2019) 2013 – 2015 Edinburgh Napier University: Master of Arts Degree in Creative Writing (Distinction) 2010 Íbero, Buenos Aires, Argentina: TEFL/TESOL Advanced Teaching Certificate 2009 – 2010 Argentina, Fine art tuition with Prof. Florencia F. Frank 2008 – 2009 University of Hull: Relationship Psychotherapy - Advanced University Diploma 2008 Kings’ College, London: Death & Dying in Contemporary Society 2007 – 2009 Putney School of Art & Design: Painting & Drawing (4 hours a week) 2000 – 2007 University of Brighton: Adult Nursing DipHE - with additional degree equivalent1995 Kent Institute of Art & Design: Foundation in Art & Design
2018 – current Self-employed facilitator, mentor and founder of Write To Be Known; reading and writing for wellbeing2016 – 2018: Bibliotherapist at Midlothian Libraries 2013 – 2016 part-time post-graduate student in the School of Creative Arts, Edinburgh Napier University Maternity leave & relocation to Scotland 2010 – 2012 English Language Teacher, Buenos Aires, Argentina 2009 – 2010 Voluntary English Language Teacher, English House School, Argentina Relocation to South America 2008 – 2009 Bereavement & Family Liaison Nurse Specialist, King’s College Hospital, London 2007 – 2008 Voluntary Couple’s Counsellor, Relate, Kingston 2005 – 2007 Senior Clinical Research Nurse, Heart Lung Centre, London 2004 Critical Care Nurse, ICU, The Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, Australia 2001- 2003 Staff Nurse, Recovery/Intensive Care, St Thomas’ and Guy's Hospital, London 2000 – 2001 Staff Nurse, General Surgery, Kent & Sussex Hospital, Kent