Dr Diahanne Rhiney BCAe

Global Ambassador for Female Empowerment. Founder of charity @Swim_DV. Women's & Children's rights advocate. Social Impact Journalist. Member of @WEP_UK party

Dr Diahanne Rhiney BCAe is an award-winning agent of change with a clear and driven purpose to promote self-esteem as a tool for female empowerment. Her experience in women’s psychology and self-belief centred healing, is based firmly on identity, empowerment, inclusion and the inner-self. Having travelled the world in her mission to empower women all over the globe, studied extensively, and consistently implemented her method for female empowerment; Diahanne developed You-Ology as an accessible and applicable method for change. A qualified psychologist, her pioneering Domestic Violence charity, Strength With In Me Foundation (S.W.I.M) is the pioneering foundation she founded after surviving a murder attempt at the hands of her former partner. Through this, she seeks to intervene and equip young girls with an emotional toolkit so that they can avoid the rising domestic violence pandemic. This year, Dr Rhiney was awarded a British Citizen Award for her contribution to educating and empowering young people and spoke at TEDX Glasgow Youth on the dangers of the internet and how to harness the power of social media.