About La Linguistica

 

La Linguistica was established in 2015 following a successful career in Public Health, Wellbeing and in delivering education programmes. Working with schools, government authorities, health services, charities and private businesses across the globe we seek to continue the promotion of our passion in Health, Wellbeing and Education through Consultancy practices of research, analysis, strategy and programme development.

We work across a broad range of subjects in these fields; to find out more or to discuss a project please get in touch.

 

Our Vision and Goals

For The Wellbeing Alphabet™ to be the leading positive emotional wellbeing programme for children worldwide

To provide new approaches in education, particularly in the area of emotional wellbeing

To improve global population health and wellbeing

To implement ethical wellbeing strategies in the corporate sector

To be a "voice for the voiceless”, empowering individuals to navigate health and education systems

To achieve sustainable service change through driving innovation in structural re-design

To deliver motivational employee wellbeing training and impact on the productivity of organisations worldwide

Our Areas of Expertise

Policy, Strategy and Service Development

Innovative Education Programmes

Research and Data Analysis

Health Service Evaluation and Review

Director Nathalie Carter

 

Prior to establishing La Linguistica, Director, Nathalie Carter held strategic Public Health and Wellbeing posts within Local Government and the National Health Service in the United Kingdom. With experience of management and multi-million pound service re-design, our Director is skilled in the commissioning and procurement of population based services.

Our Director has achieved national recognition for campaigns, strategies and research in health and wellbeing. Having started a career working with a HIV/AIDS charity, the passion for supporting psychosocial aspects of medical conditions will always be at the heart of our work. Whether that involves strategic liaison with global pharmaceuticals or community and patient engagement, La linguistica are effective in all areas of Public Health.

Our Director has held positions as an International Youth Committee Coordinator with United Nations Associations, working in The Netherlands, Spain, Canada and Albania. This included a position as President of the Executive Youth Committee of The Hague International Model United Nations Youth Assembly (TYA). Our Director understands diplomacy, through experience as a student aide to the Education Attaché, of the Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia to the United Kingdom.

La Linguistica are honoured to be an approved supporting member of The Council of British International Schools (http://www.cobis.org.uk).

Qualifications include:

  • Masters of Science (MSc) Health, Community and Development, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), 2007-2009;
  • Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) Politics, Royal Holloway University of London, 2002-2005;
  • Postgraduate Diploma in HIV/AIDS, National Institute of African Studies, 2006-2007;
  • Graduate certificate in Epidemiology, module as part of the MSc in Public Health and Health Services Research, University of Newcastle, 2012;
  • Online short course, Preventing the Zika Virus: Understanding and Controlling the Aedes Mosquito, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (via Future Learn), 2016;
  • Certificate in Leadership, Teesside University and the UK Commission on Employment and Skills (UKCES), 2016;
  • Certificate in Understanding Language: Learning and Teaching, University of Southampton and British Council, 2014;
  • Certificate in Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector (PTLLS), City and Guilds, 2014.
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Nathalie Carter,  BA, MSc, PGDip, PGCert, PTLLS
Director, La Linguistica and Founder, The Wellbeing Alphabet™

Experience

  • Director and Founder of La Linguistica Consultancy in global wellbeing, health and education, 2015-present.
  • Creator of The Wellbeing Alphabet™ a new 29-week programme teaching positive emotional wellbeing to children.
  • Our Director has over ten years experience in Public Health and Wellbeing and delivering education programmes.
  • Experience in British Local Government, the National Health Service, Specialist Charities and United Nations Youth Associations.
  • Positions held have included: Team Leader, Programme Coordinator, Public Health Practitioner (commissioning), with responsibility for managing teams of staff and multi-million pound service re-design.

 

Achievements

Subject Specialisms

- Emotional Wellbeing, mental health and psychosocial interventions

- School training including Model United Nations, PSHE curriculum development and health/SEN policy review

- Behaviour change and motivational techniques

- Employee Wellbeing

- Infection control and prevention - including Sexual Health, HIV and AIDS

- Parent/Carer advocacy- particularly Special Educational Needs, Mental Health and service access

Recently Completed Consultancy Contracts

- Review of substance mis-use treatment and recovery pathways ( Commissioned by Local Government and resulting in a health-led bit for a new acute post)
- Research into Novel Psychoactive substances on behalf of a multi-agency Local Government stakeholder group
- Employee wellbeing training for Local Government staff
- International school CPD on pupil wellbeing in primary education
- Private sector office management support
- Private sector equality and diversity training

Contact La Linguistica to Submit a Consultancy Request