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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Neil Keenan: Certified Transactional Analyst with psychotherapy speciality; UKCP Registered Psychotherapist (Transactional Analysis).

Neil works in private practice with adults and children, and in local primary and secondary schools with children and young people. In support of his work with children, he has completed specialist training at Masters level in counselling children and young people. Neil was recently appointed Executive Director of Help! Counselling, a registered charity that provides low-cost counselling and psychotherapy to children and young people in Bristol and across the West Country. Neil also specialises in providing therapy and mentoring to people with Asperger’s Syndrome, who comprise approximately a third of his clients.