Meet The Team

Anna – Lead Tutor

Anna is Lead Tutor within the college and is responsible for managing the tutors and ensuring quality teaching and learning experiences for all of our students. She also facilitates the student development workshops and is involved in both co-productions of new courses as well as reviewing our current courses. Anna continues to teach within the college and you may meet her on courses such as Mindfulness for daily living.

Chris – Team Administrator

Chris is the friendly voice you will most often hear when you call the college, and is responsible for enrolling students. Chris works hard to help the team with administrative tasks and we often hear Chris offering advice to students about what courses would best aid their recovery journey too.

Irma – Development Manager

Irma is committed to developing person centred recovery orientated services. Supporting the involvement of people who use services, their carers and partners in the design, delivery and review of services to achieve best quality outcomes and service provision.

Joanna – Student Development Co-ordinator

Joanna oversees our student development programme and helping students to engage with involvement opportunities at the college. Joanna has worked within mental health for a number of years and provides a supportive ear for students who want to build their confidence and fulfil their goals.

Louisa – Marketing and Communications Officer

Louisa is the college’s social media guru with responsibility for marketing, from producing content for the website to designing the timetable. Louisa has worked across a number of sectors and roles, including HR, finance and events and has a degree in Marketing.



Our Tutors have specialist subject knowledge and support the delivery of our courses and seminars to ensure students have a quality learning experience.

All of our tutors are friendly, supportive and encouraging, helping to inspire students to maintain their wellbeing.

Experts by experience

We value people who are experts by experience; who understand and have experience of recovery and managing their own wellbeing. Our student development programme gives students a grounding to develop personally by supporting the college. Students can take advantage of opportunities including:

  • classroom/admin support, both on and off line
  • course or seminar co-facilitation
  • mentoring
  • co-production of workshops, courses and seminars
  • writing for the student blog

If you are a student and would like to explore becoming an expert by experience too, please get in touch with us, call 01442 864966 or email