Human Resilience | Dr Gemima Fitzgerald

Dr Gemima Fitzgerald is a Clinical Psychologist, a woman and a parent who draws power from acknowledging her own vulnerabilities and mistakes and viewing them as precious learning experiences. Gemima’s doctoral research centred around how resilience is developed after experiences of adversity.  Today her area of expertise is in dealing with loss, in whatever form it comes, be it through bereavement, divorce, abuse, loss of health, status or hope and she works within a Specialist Palliative Care Psychology Service and a Bereavement Service at The Rowans Hospice.