Head of Counselling
Joanna holds an Advanced Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling and a Diploma in Hypnotherapy & Counselling. Her areas of professional interest focus on grief and loss, anxiety, trauma and relationships. Joanna studied for three years with Chrysalis and has undertaken continuining professional development in topics including bereavement, depression in older people, and shame. She is also a qualified hypnotherapist with a private practice and works for Age UK Surrey as their Counselling Co-ordinator, also volunteering as a counsellor there with adults age 50+.
Joanna was the winner of the 2014 Bath Novel Award and her books Precocious and Hush Little Baby are published by Ebury. Her personal interests are reading, writing, running, and the Arts.