Meet the Team

Andrew Bridgewater

Chartered Psychologist (2005)

Specialist in severe stress, depression and anxiety.

Kieron Brady - SP Bespoke

Kieron Brady

Alcohol Consultant

Retired professional English top flight and international footballer for Sunderland and Republic of Ireland. Broadcaster for the BBC & Premier League and over eleven years in sobriety.

John O'Donnell

BSc(Hons) - Addictive Behaviour and Substance Misuse & CPCAB - Advanced Diploma in Counselling

Senior recovery programme planner for 20 years in prestigious UK rehabilitation clinics. John adopts a tried & trusted complete, holistic, humanistic & integrative method for recovery. This promotes a balanced & harmonious approach to living that extends into an individual's family & work life. This is done with the effective use of insightful time, as a catalyst to living a long-term alcohol/drug-free life; proven with 30 years of personal sobriety.

Gary Aldridge BACP

Over eight years’ experience of addiction, trauma and mental health for individuals, couples and group work.

Stephanie Johnson BACP Therapeutic Counsellor and Wellbeing Consultant

Working with individuals and their families – specialism addiction and the twelve step programme of recovery.

Clare Nelson Bsc. Hons Psychology and Counselling

Specialism integrative and holistic style, combining person-centred counselling skills with CBT-based interventions and addictions.

Leigh-Catherine Inglis MBACP 

Person Centred Humanistic Therapeutic Counsellor. Specialism youth and young adults dealing with anxiety, addiction, bereavement, depression.

Tony Cummins SP Bespoke

Tony Cummins

Certified Alcohol Consultant Level 5

Compassionate, friendly and supportive with over 32 years experience.

Sid Singh

Canterbury University

Specialist in the personal social emotional development of young adults, including autism and ADHD. Also Sid has twenty years’ experience of addictions and the effect that has on the whole family.

Linda Neville RMN BA MSc DHyp

Specialism enduring and complex mental health conditions – passionate about understanding people and assisting them to make sustainable improvements to the way they live their lives.

Paul Kalaher


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Shig Hayre


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