Niamh is a Post-Primary teacher in Co.Laois. Niamh holds a masters in Chaplaincy and Education and worked in youth retreats for five years. Niamh was diagnosed with auto-immune Encephalitis in 2008. Following her diagnosis, she went through rehabilitation in Dun Laoghaire and used Acquired Brain Injury Ireland’s services in Tullamore. As a result, Niamh has been living with a brain injury and autoimmune condition since. Niamh has been involved in advocacy work with Acquired Brain Injury Ireland since 2016.