Kay McCarroll introduced Educational Kinesiology and Brain Gym to the UK in 1984, began teaching in 1986 and became UK Faculty Member in 1989. She is a co-founder of the UK Foundation.
In her first years she taught Brain Gym throughout the UK, and then the professional Edu-K courses in the UK, Finland, Sweden, Norway, Mexico, Israel, Japan, Italy and Spain. She has mentored several people in other countries to Faculty level and was the European International Faculty Representative from 1998 to 2002, and then European Liaison till 2011.
She was recognised by Brain Gym® International for her contributions and outstanding work for Educational Kinesiology throughout the world in 1996, 2001 and 2002. She continues to work world wide and is one of the Instructors who have helped to develop the OBO (originally BOP) and OBO TP courses.