Head of Counselling
Joanna is a qualified psychotherapeutic counsellor and hypnotherapist. Her particular areas of professional interest are grief and loss, anxiety, trauma, and self-defeating behaviours. Joanna’s responsibilities at Professional Help include client assessment and support, counsellor training, and organisational policy and ethics. As well as working for Professional Help and on GriefChat, Joanna has a private practice and is also a tutor for Chrysalis.
Joanna’s personal interests are reading, writing, running, and the Arts. She was the winner of the 2014 Bath Novel Award, and her books Precocious and Hush Little Baby were subsequently published by Ebury. Joanna lives in Surrey with her young son.