Naomi’s background is as a highly regarded child psychiatrist. Naomi trained at The Middlesex Hospital Medical School, University College London and Birkbeck, University of London. She is also qualified in systemic psychotherapy, civil & commercial mediation, workplace mediation, community mediation and coach-mentoring.
Naomi is an experienced and varied practitioner who enjoys engaging with people from all walks of life. Naomi has helped people in many situations – in health clinics, in their homes, in schools, hospitals, children’s homes and courts. In her NHS work, Naomi is skilled in helping resolve situations between young people and parents, or between families and schools. As a medical manager, Naomi was able to engage with the sometimes conflicting needs of commissioners, executives and practitioners. As a mediator, Naomi is able to appy the compassion and a broad understanding of psychology and human systems.
Naomi is accredited by the Civil Mediation Council, is fully insured and keeps up-to-date professionally. She mediates with Clerksroom, a national chambers of barristers and mediators (see www.clerksroom.com) and Calm Mediation, a London-wide community mediation and restorative justice provider.
Naomi coaches doctors for the Royal Medical Benevolent Fund (RMBF), NHS London Leadership Academy and Career Planning for Doctors and Dentists.
In her work, Naomi adheres to the European Code of Conduct for Mediators. Her core values:
- to show compassion and respect to those with whom she works
- to be open and transparent with regard to process
- to be neutral, never to work where there may be a conflict of interest
- to communicate effectively
- to retain the highest possible quality standards
- to show the highest level of professionalism
- to know the limits of her skill and knowledge