Organisers and Teachers

Judith Anderson has practiced as a Jungian Analytical Psychotherapist for over 20 years, previously working in the NHS as a Consultant Psychiatrist. She is informed in her practice by ideas drawn from attachment and relational theory. She trained in AIT attending many Advanced Seminars. Subsequently she has trained in PEP, DEH and TAT In her experience these are beautifully elegant methods that may facilitate the healing of trauma in all its aspects and forms and can be integrated into any model of psychotherapy. She was Chair of PCSR for 7 years and is on the steering group of the Climate Psychology Alliance.

James Barrett is a Psychotherapist working with individuals and couples in private practice in Leamington Spa. He is interested in ways in which Energy Psychology develops Jungian theory and practice. He co-founded the training in Jungian Analytical Psychotherapy at the West Midlands Institute for Psychotherapy in 1991.   He has chaired the WMIP, the Confederation for Analytical Psychology, and the Training Standards and Membership Committee of the Council for Psychoanalysis and Jungian Analysis at the UKCP.

Sandra Figgess is a Gestalt Psychotherapist working in private practice with adults. She is also an EMDR accredited practitioner and is a founder member of MEET in Oxford, a small charity which provides very low cost trauma focused therapy and aims to make EMDR and Energy Psychotherapy better known in Oxford.

Heather Redington is a UKCP integrative psychotherapist in private practice. She worked for over twenty years as a family therapist in an NHS CAMHS. Some years ago she became interested in the new field of energy psychology and trained in various modalities (EFT,TFT, AIT and TAT)  In her private practice currently she draws on a number of energy psychology modalities. She is also a teacher of Heart Rhythm Meditation, a practice, which has its roots in Sufism.

Ruthie Smith is a Psychoanalytic Attachment Based Psychotherapist who worked for 10 years as a Principal Individual Psychotherapist in the NHS, and prior to that, at the Women’s Therapy Centre. She teaches on a number of psychotherapy training programmes, including at the Bowlby Centre and the Minster Centre. She is a regular speaker at events organized by Confer. Ruthie works in private practice at The Flame Centre in London as a psychotherapist and supervisor. Her other passions include music (jazz and classical), contemporary spirituality, astrology and energy work generally.

Tessa Underwood is a clinical psychologist with more than 20 years experience working therapeutically with people of all ages.  I have a small private practice offering energy psychotherapy (primarily AIT) as well as other therapeutic approaches to suit the individual.

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