Who’s who at Re-Vision
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Anthea Benjamin is a UKCP registered integrative arts psychotherapist who has worked in the NHS, residential, private and community settings for over 15 years. Anthea trained at the Institute for Arts and Therapy in Education (IATE) where she has also worked since 2010 as Group Process Facilitator and trainer in diversity, among other topics. Anthea has a Diploma in Groupwork Practice from the Institute of Group Analysis where she is currently completing her training as a group analyst. She also runs groups for couples at the Tavistock Centre for Couple Relationships. Anthea is the interpersonal group facilitator on stage 1 of the counselling diploma.
Lesley Brown C.Psychol., MSc has trained in Gestalt and Integrative Psychosynthesis Psychotherapy and Group Therapy. She is a UKCP registered psychotherapist and supervisor with wide experience in training and coaching. She now combines teaching at Re-Vision with a private practice working with individuals and couples.Lesley is the interpersonal group facilitator on the psychotherapy post-diploma on which she also teaches a module on Pandora’s box.
Joan Crawford BA, MSc trained as a dramatherapist and is a UKCP registered psychotherapist. She has a private practice with both clients and supervisees. Her background includes broadcasting, running a fringe theatre and living in a meditation centre. She completed her psychotherapy training at Re-Vision. Her most current interest is in ecopsychology and the ways in which the wider context of planetary crisis may be impacting clients. Joan teaches the module on spirit, soaul and ego on stage 3 of the c d, and the mid-life module on the psychotherapy post-diploma.
Adam Kincel, UKCP, has an MA in Gestalt therapy and a PgDip in psychodynamic theories. He is a trained social worker, with experience of working in mental health and foster care. Adam teaches at Re-Vision, Instytut Terapii Gestalt (Poland) and Caucasus Institute of Gestalt Therapy and Family Psychotherapy (Georgia). He is a board member of the Association for Advancements in Gestalt Therapy. He is particularly interested in therapeutic work through body, diversity, large groups and relational therapy. Adam teaches modules on ‘Contact and Dialogue’ and ‘Working with the Body’ on stage 2 and ‘Change’ on stage 3 of the counselling diploma. He also teaches Research skills on the psychotherapy post-diploma.
Sissy Lykou MA; P.G.Cert.; is a UKCP registered psychotherapist and an ADMP UK registered dance movement psychotherapist who trained as a counselling psychologist in Greece. She practices in London privately and in community psychotherapy projects for children under five and their parents/carers. She lectures on several university and professional training programmes in the UK and Europe. She has worked on EU research projects at the Universities of Heidelberg and Athens. In addition to publishing papers and chapters, she serves on journal editorial boards and was a member of the Steering Group of Psychotherapists and Counsellors for Social Responsibility. Sissy supervises stage 2 students on the counselling Diploma
Nicky Marshall is a UKCP registered psychotherapist and BACP accredited senior practitioner. She is qualified in Couple Counselling and Supervision, and holds the European Certificate of Psychotherapy. She has been a trainer for over 15 years. She has a particular interest in relationship dynamics gender psychology and the ethics of practice. She has a background in Mental Health, working with addictions and with survivors of sexual abuse in childhood. Nicky is Training Dirctor, stage 3 co-ordinator and teaches the modules on Hypothesis and Context, Internal Realities, Mythic Triangles, Loss, and World on stage 3 of the counselling diploma. She is also a stage 3 supervisor. She teaches on and coordinates the Couples and Supervision training and also has the role of Training Director
Sophia Neville is a UKCP registered and BACP accredited psychotherapist, holds a qualification in supervision and has been supervising for 10 years. She first trained in integrative counselling 20 years ago and completed her psychotherapy training at Re-Vision. A long time follower of Jung’s work and post-Jungian studies she holds regular dream workshops and has a keen interest in exploring the relationship between inner and outer ecology. Sophia is a supervisor on stage 3 of the counselling diploma and stages 4 and 5 of the psychotherapy post-diploma.
Lucy Nuttall MA, MSc is a UKCP registered psychotherapist and supervisor for adults and adolescents. She’s worked in schools as a counsellor for 10 years and has a private practice in London offering psychotherapy, supervision and coaching. Her background includes co-founding a housing cooperative and developing social housing in the UK and Ireland. Her current interests include neuroscience and trauma. Lucy is a supervisor on stage 2 of the counselling diploma.
Chris Robertson is UKCP registered and has been a therapist and trainer since 1978. He is the co-author of Emotions and Needs (OUP), a co-founder of Re-Vision and co-creator of Borderlands and the Wisdom of Uncertainty, which in 1989 became the subject of a BBC documentary. He works in London, is involved with the Climate Psychology Alliance and in developing ecopsychology. He authored the chapter ‘Dangerous Margins’ in the anthology Vital Signs and the articles Ecopsychology’s Wilding, Dangerous Margins and Climate Stories. Chris coordinates the psychotherapy post diploma on which he also teaches modules on The Wounded Healer and the Synergetic Field
Ewa Robertson BACP (Accred), UKCP, MBPsS co-founded Re-Vision in 1988, where she works as a psychotherapist, trainer and supervisor. She currently also teaches at The Bowlby Centre. Her approach to psychotherapy is based on and influenced by transpersonal, relational and body psychotherapy, attachment theory, developmental psychology, neuroscience, and post-Jungian analytical psychology. She trained in somatic trauma therapy. Her background is in mental health work and she has an MSc in The Psychodynamics of Human Development. Ewa is stage 1 coordinator, and alongside MVG co-teaches all stage1 modules. She is a supervisor on stage 3 of the Counselling Diploma and stages 4 & 5 of the psychotherapy training,
Jo-Ann Roden is a UKCP registered and BACP registered/accredited psychotherapist and an integrative supervisor. She originally studied experimental psychology and philosophy and retains an interest in the problem of dualistic thinking in theory and method. Jo trained at Re-Vision and now works as a tutor on stages 1 to 5. She has an ongoing interest in how early attachment is implicated in addiction. Jo is a study tutor on stages 1-3 of the cd and stages 4-5 of the psychotherapy post-dip. Jo also teaches on the stage 4 bridging course as well as running a personal development course.
Mary Smail is an HCPC registered dramatherapist (Sesame) using embodied imagination as a language of the inner world, and a UKCP registered psychotherapist working in private practice. She has trained therapists for 22 years and runs a CPD course ‘Psyche and Soma: Soul through the arts’. She co-authored Dramatherapy with Myth and Fairy Tale in 2013 and is presently researching soul-making, death and the after-life. Mary is the Community and Short Course coordinator and teaches The Embodied Soul module on the Psychotherapy post Diploma as well as Stories of Soul Making.
Jo van den Broek BA(hons), PGCE, MBA, is the Business Director. With a background mainly in local government and charities, Jo trained as an English and drama teacher and has also worked in welfare rights and a bank. She is responsible for the overall business direction of Re-Vision – finance, staffing, premises and promotion as well as working closely day to day with Antigony and Tara, the administrators – and the Training Director.
Mark Van Gogh is a UKCP registered psychotherapist. He works in private practice and as a trainer and supervisor for Re-Vision and several other organisations, including City Lit, Kensington and Chelsea College and Diamond Light Tantra. Mark is stage 2 coordinator. Alongside Ewa Robertson he co-teaches all stage 1 modules, and modules on Time Limited Counselling/ethics, Internal Dynamics, the Synergetic Field, and Purpose Needs and Will on stage 2 of the counselling diploma. Mark also facilitates video groups for stage and 3 of the counselling diploma.
Sarah Van Gogh has worked as a BACP accredited counsellor in private practice for many years. As well as being a tutor on the counselling diploma at Re-Vision, she is also a counsellor for Survivors UK, a charity that provides support to men who have experienced sexual violation, and a supervisor for volunteer counsellors in a central London bereavement service. She read English at Cambridge University, and has worked in theatre, community health and adult education. She has written about the vital connection between the expressive arts and therapy in a number of journals. Sarah is a study tutor on stages 1-3 of the counselling diploma.
Tom Warnecke PgDip, ECP is a UKCP registered psychotherapist, writer, artist and facilitator of small and large group events. He co-founded the UKCP Transpersonal Special Interest Group and teaches psychotherapy internationally. He is the editor of the book The Psyche in the Modern World: Psychotherapy and society (UKCP-Karnac, 2015) and published a number of papers and book chapters. Tom is also a co-editor for the international journal Body, Movement and Dance in Psychotherapy, an Executive Committee member for the European Association of Psychotherapy (EAP) and a past UKCP Vice-Chair. Tom teaches modules on the Roles and Rules of Counselling and Context and Contracts on stage 2 of the counselling diploma. He is a supervisor on the psychotherapy post diploma on which he also teaches the Windows of Opportunity module.
Jane Weinberg LLM holds a Diploma in Integrative Psychosynthesis Psychotherapy, has a background in law and education and a particular interest in working with groups and young people. She is a UKCP registered psychotherapist with a private practice in South London and is a supervisor and trainer. Jane is an interpersonal group facilitator on stages 1 -3 of the counselling diploma. She also teaches the Difference and diversity module on stage 3.
Dave Williams Dip Counselling My first calling was that of science working for Cadbury Ltd for eight years before switching to a career in the specialist area of high vacuum engineering. In 1993, looking for a fresh challenge, he formed his own High Vacuum Engineering Company. This company is now the world’s leading manufacturer of a particular piece of specialist forensic equipment. In 2000 I took some time off from the world of business and enrolled with Re-Vision to do the Counselling Diploma. I graduated in 2007.
Fiona Start I trained as a counsellor at Re-Vision, qualifying in 2012. Since then I have worked in private practice and as a counsellor in an adoption support agency. The training and the trainers at Re-Vision are very special to me, as the values that are preached are put into practice. The training has truly equipped me to work with both wounding and complexity – vital in any service working with vulnerable and traumatised individuals.