The team at Linden Tree have trained in the UK’s foremost counselling institutions and have many years of experience in the NHS and private sectors. They are registered with one or more of the following Professional Accreditations:

  • UKCP (United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy).

[list_item]BACP (British Association for counselling and Psychotherapy).[/list_item] [/list]
[list_item]AC (The Association for Coaching).[/list_item] [/list]
[list_item]NCFE (LAR Anxiety Recovery Professional certificate).[/list_item] [/list]

Meet Our Staff


Our Specialists

  • Charles Linden

    Executive Director

    Founder and author of the Linden Method and Director of The Linden Centres, he works with his team to provide and maintain the highest possible level of support for every client.

  • Kathy Donovan

    BACP, TLM Specialist

    Kathy is a qualified counsellor with a massive mine of personal and professional experience in the field of anxiety reduction.

  • Becky Davenport

    Logistical Coordination Support Manager

    Becky is our office manager. Becky has a wide range of responsibilities, assisting with every area of the Linden Center’s busy routines.

  • Jackie Anderson

    BACP, TLM Specialist

    Jackie is a psychotherapist and has many thousands of hours of experience with anxiety and panic disorders.

  • Robert Page

    Postural Empowerment Coach, Pilates Coach

    Robert is not only the Retreats host but also a Posture Coach who specialises in teaching anxious clients how vital posture is to general health and anxiety recovery.

  • Fiona Cullen

    BACP, TLM Specialist

    Fiona is a qualified counsellor. She has vast experience in the field of anxiety reduction and has a natural ability to calm and reassure.

  • Jenny Saunders

    BACP, TLM Specialist

    Jenny is Head of Support at The Linden Centres and provides the highest level of experiential advice possible.

  • Beth Linden

    Manager of the Linden Tree International Centres

    Apart from being Charles’ guardian angel throughout his anxiety years, Beth is an integral part of the management of the international centres.

  • Alan Smith

    Alans manner and voice has been described as an audio-sedative, his ability to focus but relax people is almost legendary.

  • Jo Goodchild

    Residential Programmes Coordinator.

    Jo can assist you to understand what the Retreats and Workshops deliver and can also advise on availability of places and fees.

  • Sue Allen

    Accounts Manager

    Sue is in charge of accounting and making sure that all financial elements of the operations are effectively organised.