Some of the team ...

  • Mandy Nichols

    BSc. Accredited MBACP


    Director and co-founder of Headspace Leeds. Qualified psychotherapist, CBT Practitioner, Supervisor and Couples Therapist. Completed qualifications at University of Leeds 2008. Previous therapy experience working for NHS. Before qualifying worked in advertising for 20 years. I work with individuals and couples to help them gain clarity and provide strategies for dealing with their issues.

  • Juliet Thornton

    BSc. MA. Registered MBACP


    Director and co-founder of Headspace Leeds. Qualified psychotherapist, Registered Member BACP, completed Masters in Psychotherapy and Counselling at University of Leeds. Works face to face with individuals and couples over a length of time to suit needs and expectations of my clients.

  • Amanda Ingram Hardwick

    Registered MBACP


    Qualified counsellor, Couples therapist and Supervisor.  Working face to face with individuals and couples. Studied at Leeds Metropolitan University and York St John. I am able to integrate various models to tailor the session to meet the clients’ individual needs. Currently completing TA qualifications.

  • Vanessa Williams

    BSc. Dip. MBACP.


    Qualified Integrative Psychotherapist/Counsellor: Trained at Leeds Beckett University, works face to face with young people 11+ and adults in Leeds city centre.

    Specialised training and work in sexual, domestic abuse and gambling addictions.

  • Jo Trevitt

    MA (Relationship Therapy), BA (Hons), DipSW, Diploma Online Counselling, BACP


    Qualified Psychotherapist / Counsellor: Trained at University of Hull, works face to face with individuals & couples in Ilkley, provider of online counselling for individuals.

  • Richard Lyons

    BSc (Hons) in Mental Health Nursing at Leeds Metropolitan University, Post Graduate Diploma in CBT at University of York, completed parts 1-3 in EMDR therapy training with EMDR Europe. Accredited with British Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapists (BABCP). Works on a face to face basis in Leeds City Centre and Ilkley with individuals experiencing depression and/or an anxiety disorder.

  • Johnny Latham

    BSc. MSc. MBPsS. BABCP.


    An Award winning CBT therapist accredited by the British Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Therapists. Trained at University of Oxford. Works face to face with both children and adults in Leeds City Centre. Specialisms in Anxiety (inc. OCD), Depression, Trauma, and Family Relationships.

  • Christina Hall

    Bsc. MBACP


    Qualified counsellor with over 15 years’ experience, working with adults and young people. Has worked in private practice, a counselling charity and school/college settings. Focuses on the therapeutic relationship and has experience in CBT and Mindfulness Based Therapy.

  • Victoria Leeson

    BA (Hons). PQual Dip. MBACP (Accredited) UKCP Registered.


    Qualified Counsellor/Child Psychotherapeutic Counsellor: Trained at University of Leeds, Leeds Beckett University and Northern Guild of Counselling & Psychotherapy; works face to face, telephone and online with individuals and young people in Leeds City Centre.

  • Rachel Orr

    D ClinPsych, BSc.


    Clinical Psychologist. Completed Doctorate in Clinical Psychology at Lancaster University. Experience working with children, adolescents, young adults and families, who are experiencing a range of mental health difficulties.

  • Jane Hickson

    BA. PG Dip.


    Qualified Psychotherapist / Counsellor:  Trained at Leeds Beckett University.  Works face to face with individuals in Leeds City Centre and Ilkley.

  • Viv Walsh

    B.A. MBACP.


    Qualified as a Person Centred Counsellor in 2010 following a career in the NHS. Works with individuals and couples in Leeds.

  • Erene Hadjiioannou

    MSc. Cl.Dip. UKCP MBACP.


    MA Integrative Psychotherapy and clinical Diploma in integrative psychodynamic counselling. Has worked in private practice, statutory & third sector settings since 2010. Experienced in mental health and personal development difficulties. Specialist skills are in sexual violence including PTS. Offers LGBTQIA+ friendly service. Has created 2 services for women with severe and enduring mental health needs.

  • Sue Dominey

    Coming Soon

  • Nicola Smith

    Coming soon

Need some headspace?

Call Mandy Nichols on 07747 054 061 or Juliet Thornton on 07946 879 984 to book an appointment or for more information.

From £50.00 per session

All our counsellors work very flexible hours including Saturdays.