Therapy Team


PAS Manager
Laura Shield
I joined CCS in 2021 with over 30 years of experience working in Children’s Services.…
The Centre Coordinator
Rachel Lines
I joined CCS & The Centre in 2016 as part of the admin team. I…
Therapy and Finance Coordinator
Sarah Greenan
I joined CCS in September 2021 as the Therapeutic Services Team administrator. I have a…


Clinical Psychologist
Dr Helen Kirkaldie
Helen qualified as a Clinical Psychologist in 2007 and has over a decade’s experience working…
Clinical Psychologist
Dr Jude Courtney
Jude started her working life as a probation officer and social worker, Jude retrained as…
Clinical Psychologist
Dr Jenny Griffiths
Jenny is a Clinical Psychologist who qualified in 2013. Jenny has specialised in working with…
Person-centred Therapist
Helen Downing
Helen is a person-centred therapist, based in Bristol city centre. Helen specialises in supporting children,…
Art Psychotherapist
Stacey Kiely
Stacey is a qualified Art Psychotherapist with over 10 years’ experience specialising in trauma and…
Theraplay Family practitioner
Andy Baker
Andy is an accredited Theraplay© Family practitioner (Foundational), and a Theraplay Group Trainer for Theraplay…
Psychotherapist & Therapeutic Play Practitioner
Wendy Cook
Wendy is a BACP Accredited Psychotherapist, Therapeutic Play Practitioner and registered Social Worker who started…
Clinical Psychologist
Victoria James-Perkins
Dr Vicky James-Perkins is a Clinical Psychologist and works as an associate for CCS. She…
Creative Arts Therapist
Tor Zakaria
Certified Play and Creative Arts Therapist, NVR-Informed Practitioner and an Accredited Parent-Child Attachment Play Practitioner…
Dramatherapist and Therapeutic Life Story Practitioner
Alice Nicholas
Alice is a qualified Dramatherapist and Therapeutic Life Story practitioner. She has been working as…

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