Our Trainers


Peter Flowerdew PhD: Certified Transactional Analyst with psychotherapy speciality, CTA(P); UKATA Registered Provisional Teaching and Supervising Transactional Analyst PTSTA(P);UKCP Registered Psychotherapist (Transactional Analysis).BACP Senior Accredited Member.

Director, Principal Trainer and UKATA Representative for Contact Point (see page21).Peter has worked part time and full time as a counsellor and psychotherapist for 19 years. For the past thirteen years he has been the executive director of Help! Counselling, a registered charity providing counselling and psychotherapy to young people aged 9 to 25. In this capacity he is assisted by Pat Flowerdew, twenty five counsellors and four supervisors. For the past ten years he has run his own private psychotherapy practice full-time. He also provides one-to-one and group supervision. He served on the council of UKATA for two years and was the main contributor in producing a new constitution for the organisation.

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Gemma Mason is a certified Transactional Analyst with psychotherapy speciality, CTA (P). UKATA Registered Teaching and Supervising Transactional Analyst, TSTA (P); UKCP Registered Psychotherapist (Transactional Analysis), BACP Senior Accredited Member.

Gemma has worked as a therapist for over fifteen years and works from her practice in Wiltshire. She now works with individuals, couples and groups offering therapy, supervision and training. Her clinical interests include living with disability, the emotional needs of carers and psychological shame.

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