In addition to the voluntary counsellors, we have a core
staff team of permanent, accredited counsellors, therapists and administrators:


Rob Bell-Cross (Director and Principal Counsellor)

Gaynor Phillips (Clinical Co-ordinator)

Celia Baines (Counselling Assessor)

Peter Burgess (Counselling Co-ordinator and Assessor)

Michaela Boening (Supervision Manager)

Amanda Rijlaarsdam (Administrator and Assessor)

Isobel George (Administrator)

Claire Randolph (Assessor)

Martin Laurent (Assessor and Counsellor)

Nikki Berry (Assessor and Counsellor)

Sarah Pritchard (Assessor and Counsellor)

Zeynep Djemal-Mehmet (Counsellor)

Pat Gay (Counsellor)

Maureen Mahony (Counsellor)

Alex Dixon (Group Facilitator)

Russell O’Callaghan (Group Facilitator)

Ann Hoile (Group Facilitator)

Board of Trustees

Prof. John Nuttall, PhD, UKCP (Chair)

Dr John Barrett (Secretary and Treasurer)

Digby Howard

Verna Lyus

Brendan Tarring

Alis Yurddas




Julia Tugendhat

Phillip Hodson