- Increase visibility of diverse experiences of women throughout the menopause transition
- Discuss challenges that women experiencing menopause symptoms face in the workplace
- Explore strategies that employers and supervisors can implement to improve workplace environments for midlife and postmenopausal women
Pat Duckworth, MBA, BA, DipCHyp, NLP Master Prac, HPD
Pat Duckworth is a Women’s Wellbeing and Workplace Menopause Strategist, Author and International Public Speaker. After over 30 years working in the public and voluntary sector at a Senior Management Level, Pat retrained as a therapist and coach. She specialises in menopause and advises employers who are committed to supporting people in the workplace at this transitional stage of life.
Pat has published five books including the Award-winning ‘Hot Women, Cool Solutions: How to control menopause symptoms using mind/body techniques.’ Her latest book, ‘Menopause: Mind the Gap – the value of supporting women’s health in the workplace’ was published in January 2021 and has been highly acclaimed.
Pat is a sought-after speaker who has made presentations in many countries including USA, Singapore, India, Denmark, Spain and The Netherlands. She makes the subject of menopause accessible and provides practical advice for women leading busy, modern lives.
SWHR’s Menopause Program is supported by educational sponsorships from Astellas Pharma and Pfizer. SWHR maintains editorial control and independence over educational content.