Each of the psychotherapists on this register is a practitioner member of the Gestalt Centre and thus is registered with the United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP). UKCP accreditation means that they are fully qualified, covered by professional indemnity insurance and are required to be in regular supervision. They provide a range of services including individual psychotherapy; psychotherapy for couples; group psychotherapy and supervision. They also work with staff teams as consultants and facilitators. Using additional skills, experience and training, each member has developed particular areas of expertise and created an individual style of working.
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- Avon and Somerset
- Surrey and Hampshire
- Sussex – East and West
- Warwickshire and Worcestershire
Tony Ambrose BA, Dip. Psych, UKCP Reg. graduated as an individual and group psychotherapist in 1996. His work affirms clarity, wholeness and self-compassion. Special interests include trauma recovery, mindfulness and creative life. Tony is an associate group facilitator with the University of Surrey’s Counselling Psychology doctorate, and an affiliate psychotherapist of the Institute for the Arts and Therapy in Education, Islington. He’s been a group supervisor and facilitator with the Gestalt Centre, and counsellor with a hospice, and two cancer charities (and a co-founder of one).
Practice: The Gestalt Centre, London EC2.
Mob: 07905 117718
Paul Amundsen is an experienced UKCP Registered Psychotherapist who has worked in education and health service settings with troubled adolescents and their families. He is a tutor on the Gestalt Centre’s BACP accredited Diploma in Counselling course. In his private practice, he works mainly with individual adults or couples. He offers supervision as well as psychotherapy. his interest is in working holistically with all aspects of human experience, including the emotional, cultural, sexual and spiritual, in order to achieve greater awareness and integration. He practices at the Gestalt Centre and in Beckenham.
Mob: 07766 711729
Adam Barrett MA (UKCP registered) works in a psychiatric hospital as a one-to-one and group psychotherapist. He has experience of working with a broad range of issues including anxiety, depression and trauma. He has previously worked at the London Fire Brigade as a staff counsellor and prior to that for the prison service as a group facilitator on a variety of offending behaviour programmes. As a Gestalt psychotherapist, Adam works holistically, integrating his training, knowledge and experience of several other therapeutic approaches. Adam offers one-to-one therapy at his practice in Pimlico.
Mob: 07963 112696
Amely Becker has been drawing much of her life’s orientation and inspiration from the Gestalt perspective and methodology and also from Eastern Thought, mainly through Tibetan Buddhism. She completed her Gestalt Psychotherapy training in the late 80’s and has since then maintained a private practice. One of her interests lies in counselling on how to bring a spiritual awareness into daily life. She has recently been applying the practice of Mindfulness to her work. Amely is a member of AHPP, accredited by UKCP and works in Highgate, North London.
Tel: (020) 8348 6253 / 07989 230236
Jon Blend MA Dip Child. is European, a UKCP registered Adult, Child & Adolescent Psychotherapist, author, counsellor, supervisor and Lifemusician. Jon tutors on expressive arts therapy approaches at Gestalt Centre and internationally (www.vsof.org). His adolescence chapter: ‘Bovvered?’ features in Harris & Lee’s ‘Relational Child, Relational Brain’ (2011). Jon has worked for thirty years with adults, children and families in various mental health and performing arts settings, exploring anger, anxiety, identity, loss, relationships, shyness, transgenerational /transcultural concerns, trauma and wellbeing. Jon offers counselling, psychotherapy and clinical supervision.
Private practice: 17 Myrtle Road, London W3 6DX
Tel: 020 8992 1982
Agnes Bryan PhD, MA, MSc, BA.hons is a UKCP Registered Gestalt adult psychotherapist and Clinical Supervisor, dissertation and Doctorate Supervisor, external assessor. She is also an IPT (Interpersonal Psychotherapy) Practitioner. She is an Organisational/Management Consultant and executive coach. She has a private practice in South West London and works with individuals, groups and parental couples. She works part-time at the Tavistock Centre, as a clinician/trainer. Agnes is of African-Caribbean descent and is committed to working with issues of equality/diversity.
Mob: 07956 905191
Anne Cole MA, Gestalt Psychotherapy and UKCP registered. She maintains a private practice in Eastbourne and at the Gestalt Centre, London, where she is also a tutor and non-executive director. Anne works with individuals, couples and groups; offers supervision; and has a special interest in working with trauma, difference and diversity. Prior to moving into psychotherapy, Anne ran the PGCE Dance course at the University of Brighton where she specialised in dance and movement in teacher education. She holds an MA in dance education and a PhD in partnerships with dance artists in education.
Tel: 01323 412668 / 07810 603660
Valerie Curen (MSc, MA) is UKCP registered. She has worked as psychotherapist with individuals, couples and groups in the NHS and the voluntary sector. She currently works with children and families in CAMHS and is training at the Tavistock Centre. Valerie has a private practice in Richmond, SW14.
Mob: 07809 232667
Maggie Davidge C.Q.S.W, UKCP Registered, ASM (GPTI) has a background in social services, mainly in mental health. She has been involved in the humanistic movement since the 1970’s and trained at the Gestalt Centre in the 1980’s. She has a private practice as a Gestalt Psychotherapist, supervisor and trainer for individuals, groups and couples. She has a particular interest in the interface between psychotherapy and spirituality. 36 Newburgh Road, Acton, London W3 6DQ
Tel: 020 8993 0868
Lynn Dowsett is a Registered MBACP (Accred) counsellor and UKCP registered therapist. She trained at the Gestalt Centre and has an MA in Gestalt Psychotherapy. She has many years’ experience of working in social welfare. She believes that therapy and counselling offer a valuable opportunity for self-extension through attending to all aspects of experience and experimenting with what emerges. Her aim is to support each person through their own process of exploration. Lynn offers regular individual sessions at the Gestalt Centre.
Tel: 020 8808 8949
Michael Ellis MA is a psychotherapist, trainer and consultant. He is a Director of the Gestalt Centre and Admissions tutor for the MA Programme in Gestalt Psychotherapy. He has a background in social work and youth work including therapeutic work with families and children. He also has extensive experience of training design and delivery, predominantly in the public and voluntary sector. His MA is in Consultation to Organisations from the Tavistock and he works as a supervisor, organisational consultant and maintains a private practice offering brief counselling and longer term psychotherapy.
N19 and EC2
Tel: 020 7281 9443
Vicky Eugenio is a UKCP Registered Gestalt Psychotherapist and Registered MBACP (Accred) Counsellor. She studied and worked as a General Practitioner in Argentina before starting her counselling/psychotherapy training in UK. Vicky works with individuals, couples and groups offering brief and long term counselling and psychotherapy at her private practice in Crawley, West Sussex and at the Gestalt Centre in London. She is bilingual English/Spanish and is also available for supervision.
Tel: 01293 873974
Rob French, BA, MA is a UKCP registered psychotherapist and a graduate of the Gestalt Centre. Committed to the belief that psychological healing and growth is facilitated by good therapeutic relationship, Rob has developed a warm-hearted, open and engaging approach. He works with individuals and couples in both time-limited and long-term therapy.
Rob’s background in art, design, craftsmanship and teaching has given him a practical and creative focus. He works with his clients towards greater self-understanding, self-acceptance, resolution of a wide range of difficulties and the freedom to choose new ways of being.
Tel: 07761 463319
Toni Gilligan, B.Sc., M. Phil, has a psychotherapy and supervision practice in addition to offering training and consultancy. She originally trained as a clinical psychologist, working in adult psychiatry and substance misuse in the NHS, and the voluntary sector. She is interested in how people change, and in how we use our voices. She offers workshops in motivational interviewing, on ‘Giving Voice’, and, with Carl Hodges workshops exploring the application of gestalt therapy theory to issues of power and politics. She is a Director, Tutor and Training Co-ordinator of the Gestalt Centre.
Tel: 01386 561528
Gaie Houston, MA Oxon has worked for the Gestalt Centre since 1982 and is now their Advisor Emeritus. She trained in the States, and has written a number of books about Gestalt. She teaches and lectures in the UK and abroad, and her private practice is mostly in supervision of groups, organisations and individuals, and some brief therapy. Camden, London.
Tel: 020 7485 9265
Simon Jacobs BA, MA, is a Gestalt Centre graduate and UKCP registered psychotherapist. With a background in the arts and creative industry, Simon brings his experience and interest in creativity to his work with individuals, couples and groups, supporting growth through experimentation and self-expression. He currently runs an on-going men’s group and works part time at the Priory Hospital as a psychotherapist running supportive, self-awareness and psychodrama groups. At his private practice in Central London, Simon works with individuals and couples and offers supervision for psychotherapists and counsellors.
Mob: 07740 535399
Milena Kadziela MA, UKCP Reg, MBACP Reg, MBPsS is a psychotherapist and psychologist. She is a Gestalt Centre graduate working in private practice with individuals and couples from diverse cultures and sexualities. Areas of her clinical expertise include: self-esteem, identity, life transitions, relationships, trauma and loss. Her interest is in how people mobilise their energy for action and change, and how they remain ‘stuck’ in old patterns of feeling and thinking. In therapy she integrates bodywork and creative arts supporting growth and fuller self-expression through body awareness and experimentation.
Locations: EC2, N19, SW1V.
Tel: 07878 933934
Adam Kincel is a UKCP Registered Psychotherapist with an MA in Gestalt Therapy and a PGDip in the Psychodynamics of Human Development. He is a trained social worker with experience of working both in mental health and foster care. Adam works therapeutically with groups and individuals, facilitates a group at RNIB, teaches Gestalt therapy at the Re-Vision Centre and Instytut Terapii Gestalt in Krakow (Poland) and is a board member of AAGT. He is particularly interested in therapeutic work with body, diversity, large groups and relational therapy. Practising in London SW1V
Mob: 07920 255542
Sachiko Kishi is a UKCP psychotherapist, MBACP registered counsellor and group facilitator. Having lived and worked in London for over twenty-five years with a background in the arts & media and community mental health, she works collaboratively with clients with a wide range of issues including trauma, depression, anxiety, transition, relationship difficulties, third culture, identity and difference. She also works in mental health in higher education and is a trainer, practitioner & consultant. Sachiko sees clients in Angel, N1 and at the Gestalt Centre, EC2. She also offers creative supervision.
Mob: 07912 649100 (voicemail)
Kate Merrick MA is a UKCP registered psychotherapist. Having worked with clients in the NHS and in the field of substance misuse, Kate is now in private practice. Integrating attachment theory, somatic trauma work, mindfulness and drawing on her previous experience in the arts, Kate continues to work creatively with a strong grounding in body awareness. She is particularly interested in the area of psycho-spiritual growth, holistic health and uncovering the wisdom we inherently embody as human beings. Practising in Hammersmith (W6) and Pimlico (SW1).
Piotr Mierkowski, MA Dip Psych is a psychotherapist and counsellor practising since 1991. Areas of clinical expertise include relationships, life transitions, creativity, sexuality, love and loss. Piotr has considerable training in body therapy and works effectively with individuals experiencing various degrees of body-mind disconnection and psychosomatic symptoms. His approach is gentle and invitational that nurtures a person’s authentic self, facilitates choices and self-expression, and increases capacity for intimacy with others. Piotr works with individuals and couples, and is available for supervision in his private practice near Archway in North London (N19). UKCP, Reg. MBACP(Accred).
Tel: 07779 506412
Jane Patton MA is a UKCP Registered Gestalt Psychotherapist with a private practice in South West London. She worked within the NHS for 3 years and as a counsellor for MIND for 10 years. With a background in art (she studied Fine Art at Goldsmiths’ College) Jane is interested in the role that creativity plays in the healing process.
Practice: Streatham SW16
Tel: 020 8696 0280
David Polak (MA) is a Registered MBACP (Accred) counsellor and a UKCP registered psychotherapist. He currently works in a reputable London hospital alongside his private practice in North London. He adopts a relational approach, integrating gestalt with a psychodynamic perspective and offers short and long term therapy to individuals and couples. He also offers supervision.
Mob: 07847 279246
Jane Puddy has many years’ experience teaching and supervising Gestalt practitioners. With a background in Dramatherapy, Family Therapy and Group Analysis she works in a variety of social work, psychiatric and forensic settings, contributing to the development of Counselling and Psychotherapy courses internationally and establishing the Supervisor’s Training Course (with Gaie Houston) at the Gestalt Centre. She has been involved with the Gestalt Centre for some 29 years as both Faculty and Director. UKCP. HPC. Honorary Psychotherapist for the Centre for Psychotherapy and Human Rights.
Location: Highgate, London and Cambridge
Tel: 01223 264128
Tommi Raisanen C.Psychol, MSc, MA, HCPC registered counselling psychologist, BPS registered supervisor, family systems and EMDR trained trauma therapist and UKCP registered Gestalt psychotherapist. He has worked for several years with individuals, groups, couple and families in primary and secondary care and acute psychiatry in HMP prison and hospitals. Tommi teaches & supervises doctoral trainees in the Department of Psychology at the University of Surrey. His interests are psychological trauma, attachment, neuroscience, human development, family relationships, creativity, health and illness. Tommi practises in Wimbledon (SW19) and the City, at the Gestalt Centre (EC2).
Mob: 07834 838851
Nimmi Ravi-Shankar MA, UKCP Registered Gestalt Psychotherapist and Supervisor. Her background is in Public Relations and Social work. She has special interest in working with difference and understanding how we connect and make choices in our lives. Having worked with young adults for 20 years has experience of working with issues around relationships, loss and anger. She is a senior college counsellor and manages the counselling placements offering in-house group supervision. She also works in a General Practitioner’s Surgery offering psychotherapy and counselling. She maintains private practice at the Gestalt Centre (London), Croydon and Woldingham.
Mob: 07917 853358
Patricia Rea-Woodhouse MA, UKCP Registered Gestalt Psychotherapist and MBACP. Patricia has a background in social work and is a member of an Adoption Support Agency of Registered Therapists (ASART). Patricia works with individuals, couples, parents and groups and particularly those affected by adoption, identity, sexuality, addiction difficulties, trauma and transcultural themes. Patricia offers short and long term therapy, at her private practice in Islington (N4), at the Angel Practice, (N1) and Gestalt Centre (EC2). Patricia also offers supervision.
Tel: 07539 002576 or 020 7281 3111
Yvonne Rigby MA is a UKCP Registered Gestalt Centre graduate with a psychotherapy practice in South East London. She has a background in education (primary and adult) with a particular interest in special educational needs. Yvonne works with individuals and groups in her private practice. In her Supervision practice she enjoys working with students through to graduation and accreditation. She is interested in Family Constellations, energy therapies and the spiritual dimension of therapy.
Practises: Catford, London SE6
Tel: 020 8690 1411
Heather Robyn MA UKCP registered Gestalt Psychotherapist and UKCP registered Supervisor and Accredited EMDR therapist. Registered MBACP and EAGT (European Association of Gestalt therapy). Heather works in London at the Gestalt Centre and in Robertsbridge, East Sussex. Heather has a background in narrative and systemic family therapy and CBT. She is interested in working with trauma and trauma systems. She works with individuals and couples and groups. She provides supervision for individuals and runs supervision groups. She is in London Monday and Tuesday and in East Sussex Wednesday and Thursday.
Mobile: 07515 659082
Carol Siederer MA, UKCP registered, is a tutor, trainer, and former Director, at the Gestalt Centre London and was previously Associate Director of the Regent’s College MA in Psychotherapy and Counselling. She is an integrative therapist and supervisor, and practises Gestalt within the framework of systemic psychotherapy. She also runs family constellations workshops. New Cross SE14
Tel/fax: 020 7787 2813
Jonathan Smith MA qualified as a Gestalt Psychotherapist in 1987. He now works with individuals and groups as a therapist, supervisor and trainer. He also works for Birkbeck College, University of London, as a lecturer in psychology, and runs workshops and training events for a number of other colleges and institutes. His therapeutic background includes bodywork and psychosynthesis and he is accredited with AHPP and UKCP. Acton, London W3 6DQ
Tel: 020 8993 0868
Peter Teigen MA, BSc (Hons) Psych, MBPsS, is a UKCP registered Gestalt Psychotherapist who works with individuals and couples. He has the experience of working with depression, anxiety, confidence, bereavement and much more within the NHS and in private practice.Peter welcomes any client whatever their issues; to identify their particular difficulties and to help define underlying patterns.Being in therapy is to embrace life differently; to promote constructive thinking, to foster good contact, develop better relationships and getting in touch with feelings as well as supporting your particular way of doing all this.
Mob: 07939 224463
Mal Thompson MA is a UKCP registered Gestalt Psychotherapist working with individuals, couples and groups in Brighton and London. Her background is in designing and delivering training to counsellors and psychotherapists. Mal has extensive experience in the substance misuse field, and works therapeutically with groups for those struggling with drugs and alcohol. Recently trained in Gestalt Therapy as Embodied Relational Practice, her interest is in working creatively with the embodied experience of craving, with particular emphasis on dependency and addiction as creative adjustments to trauma and attachment difficulties. Mal is available for supervision.
Mob: 07989 621488
Jeremy Weinstein MA is accredited by the UKCP as a psychotherapist (since 1999) and supervisor. Jeremy works in south London and has a special interest in working with loss and bereavement, difference and discrimination and Family Constellations. He has written and researched in these and related areas and is an experienced trainer. Jeremy’s route into gestalt was via social work, first as a practitioner, then lecturing at London South Bank University from where he retired in 2007 as a Visiting Fellow.
21 Parklands Road, London SW16 6TB
Mob: 07533 470628
Julia Wright MA, interested in how individuals can feel more at home in their lives by working through past trauma and becoming aware of choices made in the present. She is a Gestalt Psychotherapist, Supervisor and Trainer with a background in the arts and experience managing an NHS/Mind counselling service for people with mental and emotional health issues, including depression, anxiety and loss. Julia is a tutor on the Gestalt Centre Psychotherapy training and the Mary Ward Cert in Counselling skills. UKCP registered.
Private Practice: Individual, couples and supervision at Gestalt Centre, NW5 and East Sussex.
Mob: 07963 366060
Gilead Yeffett BSc Psychology, MA psychotherapy. Gilead is a Gestalt Centre graduate and UKCP registered psychotherapist. He works with individuals and couples offering Brief Gestalt Therapy and open-ended therapy. He is experienced in working with issues such as anger, anxiety and depression. His work includes helping his clients to build enduring and supportive relationships which are crucial to living a fulfilling life. With a background in multi-disciplinary business settings, Gilead brings his experience in setting clear goals and working towards meeting them.Gilead practises at the Gestalt Centre and in Pimlico. Languages: English and Hebrew
Mob: 07967 666713
Avon and Somerset
Barbara Morgan is a UKCP Gestalt Psychotherapist and Supervisor, Family Constellations Practitioner, Trainer and Supervisor working in Frome and Bath with individuals, couples and groups. She has been working in this way for 17 years, combining her Gestalt experience and training with constellations work. She is Editor of The Knowing Field, currently the only English language International Journal for Constellation work. She runs trainings in constellation work in Romania and Frome, Somerset.
Mob: 07966 755509
Websites: www.cominghome.org.uk and www.theknowingfield.com
Alivia Rose is a Senior Gestalt Psychotherapist qualified at the Gestalt Centre 1983. She works with individuals, couples and groups and supervises psychotherapists and counsellors. She co-founded the Gestalt Studio training centre London and was part of that for 14 years. She is a qualified coach and small business consultant. She is a media rep for UKCP and also is a BBC Bristol Broadcasting journalist and presenter. She works in Bristol and Somerset.
Tel: 01458 851016 / 0117 977264
Heather Styles’ original training was as a psychiatric nurse before training as a Gestalt therapist at the Gestalt Centre. She has worked extensively within the NHS in a variety of settings, adult mental health, drug and alcohol services, the psychotherapy department in Cambridge alongside creative therapists and psychoanalysts. She presently works as a psychotherapist in a hospice, working with palliative patients and the bereavement service. She also has a private practice offering psychotherapy, supervision and team development. Her particular interest is in the creative arts and runs a group combining dance/art and gestalt.
Tel: 01223 414595
Jane Puddy (see entry under LONDON).
Tel: 01223 264128
Jenny Colls MA, UKCP Registered Psychotherapist. She has an established psychotherapy practice offering brief and longer term therapy, coaching and supervision. She specialises in individual and group supervision. She is particularly interested in field phenomena and their influence on the client and vice versa. This can be especially inspiring. Her background is in the NHS and Social Services. She trained as a Gestalt practitioner in the early 1980s. Specialised trainings since then include Family and Systemic Constellations, Brief Therapy and Supervision. She is currently exploring mindfulness, meditation and spirituality.
Practice: Totnes/Dartmouth area
Tel: 01803 865780
Maggie Allport gained her Certificate in Gestalt Therapy in 1993 and her MA in Gestalt Psychotherapy in 1997. She is UKCP Registered and is a Registered MBACP (Snr Accred) Counsellor / Psychotherapist. She has a wide range of experience in both short and long term therapy. In addition to her private practice Maggie works within the NHS as a Specialist Inflammatory Bowel Disease Counsellor. She mainly works with individuals and couples. Maggie brings a holistic approach to therapy, helping to expand self-awareness with creativity and clarity. Maggie is particularly interested in exploring the art of the therapeutic relationship as a central point of healing. Natural Medicine Centre, 11 Southgate Rd, Potters Bar, EN6 5DR
Tel: 01707 656250
DannyBoyleBA(Hons),PostGrad-Diploma in Gestalt Psychotherapy,Dip Supervision, UKCP Registered. He has a private practice in Hertfordshire and at the Gestalt Centre London and is Year 1 tutor on the Diploma in Counselling. He offers long and short-term counselling and psychotherapy to individuals, groups and organisations.He also offers professional supervision to counsellors and psychotherapists in training or in private practice.
Peggy Sherno is a founding director of the Gestalt Centre. With over 30 years’ experience as a therapist, she now divides her practice between one to one work with individuals and supervision. Her practice is in Hitchin. She finds that the insights of Buddhist psychology integrate very well with the Gestalt understanding of the person and come together in a practical, effective and adaptable approach to addressing a wide range of difficulties. She is UKCP registered.
Paul Amundsen (see entry under LONDON)
Mob: 07766 711729
Kay Lynn has an MA in Gestalt Psychotherapy and is UKCP registered. She retired as a Director and Tutor at the Gestalt Centre, London in July 2009. She runs a private practice in Oxford. Kay holds an MA and M./Phil. in Contemporary Dance and is trained in Authentic Movement. She integrates her arts background with her therapeutic approach, supporting creativity through bodywork and the arts. Her other area of interest is in working with difference and identity. She works with individuals, groups and offers supervision.
Tel: 01491 651628
Surrey and Hampshire
Margaret Goillon MA is a UKCP registered psychotherapist who graduated in the year 2000. She left a career in business to explore the field of counselling and psychotherapy. She practised at the Gestalt Centre for 5 years before concentrating entirely on her practice in Haslemere on the borders of Surrey, Hampshire and West Sussex. She is an experienced therapist for individuals and couples and particularly enjoys working with counsellors and psychotherapists whether they are qualified or in training. She is currently offering low cost supervision.
Oak Tree Cottage, Chase Lane, Haslemere, Surrey GU27 3AG
Tel: 01428 645292
Janet Gunn, MSc, MA, PGCE, MCIPD , is a UKCP Registered Psychotherapist. Initially she worked as a teacher, trainer and HR Director. She currently works with Organisations, Teams and Individuals, integrating Gestalt into her Executive Coaching and Organisational Consulting. She has a private Psychotherapy Practice working with individuals, groups, couples and families and offers individual and group Supervision. She is an Associate for Employee Assistance Programmes; offers Gestalt Workshops; facilitates Hellinger’s Systemic Family Constellation Workshops; and more recently workshops exploring alternative approaches to Schizophrenia and Voice Hearing. Farnham, Surrey, GU9 8JP
Tel: 01252 716270 / 07976 394509
David Petty MA, CMIPD is a UKCP registered Psychotherapist and Relate certified Counsellor and Supervisor. He works in private practice offering psychotherapy and supervision to individuals, couples and groups
Practice: Coulsdon, Surrey
Tel: 020 8668 7997 or 07801 336451
Nimmi Ravi-Shankar MA (see entry under London)
Mob: 07917 853358
Jane RiordanMA is a UKCP Registered Psychotherapist working in private practice in Farnham, Surrey. She is currently integrating energy psychotherapy into her gestalt practice. After many years of working with vulnerable and at risk children and their families Jane has a particular interest in working with adults who have had traumatic childhoods. She works with adults, couples, adolescents and groups and also offers group and individual supervision. She also offers executive coaching to those working in complex organisations and small and medium sized businesses.
Tel: 01252 710238
Sussex – East and West
Anne Cole (see entry under London)
Tel: 01323 412668. Mob: 07810 603660
Urtzi Cristobal BSc, MA, is a UKCP registered Psychotherapist and Registered MBACP (Accred). Originally trained in Psychology and after a few years in the insurance business, he obtained his MA from the Gestalt Centre. He has for several years been working for a Hospice, where he offers individual and group therapy for the terminally ill, their families and bereaved relatives, as well as training nursing staff. He works privately in East Grinstead and is interested in helping people be in charge of their life to the end of their days.
Mob: 07949 452610
Vicky Eugenio (see entry under LONDON)
Tel: 01293 873974 (answerphone available)
Linda Martin is a UKCP Registered Gestalt Psychotherapist and Registered MBACP (Snr Accred) Counsellor and has been practising for about 20 years. Her professional background is in overseas aid work, teaching and social work. She currently has a private practice as a therapist and supervisor and also works as a consultant and freelance trainer. Linda has also been working as a school counsellor at a secondary, and more recently at a primary school, for the past few years. 14 Garden House Lane, East Grinstead, West Sussex RH19 4JT
Tel: 01342 312974
Rory Singer is a UKCP Registered Psychotherapist with over 20 years’ experience. He works with individuals, couples and groups. Rory is Clinical Director of New Road Psychotherapy Centre, a centre dedicated to counselling, psychotherapy and training. His main influences are Gestalt, Psychoanalytic, and Buddhist theory. In his early 20’s, before training as a psychotherapist Rory ordained as a Buddhist monk in the ‘Thai Forest Tradition’ in the lineage of Ajahn Cha. He lived in the monasteries for five years.
Practice: New Road Psychotherapy Centre, 28 New Road, Brighton, BN1 1UG
Mob: 07739 556438
Julia Wright (see entry under LONDON)
Mob: 07963 366060
Warwickshire and Worcestershire
Toni Gilligan (see entry under London)
Practice: The Gestalt Centre
Tel: 01386 561528
Chris Rowan MA is a UKCP Registered Psychotherapist in Gestalt and Integrative Arts Psychotherapy. She has worked with children and adults in schools, the health service and social services, as a teacher, dramatherapist, groupworker and trainer. She has a private practice in Leeds for individuals, couples and groups, in psychotherapy and supervision, and a training consultancy. 25 Hollin Lane, Leeds, LS16 5NB
Tel: 0113 274 3065
Jenny Stacey, MA, UKCP registered Gestalt therapist, HPC registered Arts Therapist (drama), Supervisor and coach. She has a private practice in Bradford, West Yorkshire. Jenny also has extensive experience as a lecturer and facilitator of adults. She has worked for The Institute for Arts in Therapy and Education, London since 1998 training students in using creative methods in psychotherapy and counselling training courses. Currently she is an Associate at PB Coaching, Leeds and trains on the Coaching Psychology Diploma. Her organisational experience includes working within Social Care, housing associations, theatre companies, educational teams and universities.
Mob: 07841 420058
Penny Tharratt, MA, is a UKCP registered Gestalt Psychotherapist. She has extensive experience as a therapist, supervisor and teacher/trainer. Previously a Speech and Language Therapist working in the NHS and as a University Lecturer, Penny now works at the University of Leeds Student Counselling Centre, teaches on a Counselling MA/Diploma, and has contributed to various counselling trainings. She has a private Psychotherapy and Supervision practice in N.E. Leeds, is experienced in time-limited and longer-term therapy, and is trained in EMDR. She works with individuals and groups, and is a supervisor for Leeds Counselling (WPF North).
Tel: 0113 2696694
Clare Crombie is an experienced UKCP Registered psychotherapist, supervisor and workshop leader. She trained at the Gestalt Centre in London and has since incorporated the Family Constellations approach into her practice. Clare is a qualified massage practitioner and involved in bodywork and movement. She has qualified in EMDR and is currently studying attachment theory, mindfulness and the brain. Clare is a founder member of the Cancer Counselling Trust London, and has experience of counselling in the field of cancer. She also worked as a school project manager for ThePlace2Be in a primary school in Edinburgh.
Mob: 07909 680397
Angele Licari has been working in the counselling field for the past twenty-six years. She works with individuals, couples and groups; and as a tutor and supervisor to trainee counsellors. She runs support groups for staff, counsellors, drug-rehabilitation residents, and prisoners, besides counselling at University. Angele owns Creation Resource Centre for practitioners to run workshops, seminars, lectures and therapy sessions. She graduated a Masters Degree in Gestalt Psychotherapy. Angele has a special interest in the interface between psychotherapy and spirituality; also in practising within the framework of Hellinger’s systemic psychotherapy. Angele lives in Malta.