Our Specialists

Professional Accreditations

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:

– LAR (LAR Accredited NCFE Level 4)
– BACP (British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy)
– BABCP (British Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies)
– UKCP (United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy).

Meet The Linden Centre Team

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“Have you been told that you need to use an array of medications or other techniques for your condition? Has the medical profession told you that even then you can only ever manage your condition and you will have to cope with it for the rest of your life? Even if you never become a client I genuinely want you to know that you do not have to live with your current condition, you can recover from it.

If you never come back to this site again, please take this knowledge with you, thousands of people including me have been liberated, it is possible, you can get your life back.”

Kathy Donovan BACP – Head of Support – Senior Support Specialist – The Linden Centre


Jenny Saunders

BSc, MSc, Psychologist


Jenny is lead educator and in-house psychologist at The Linden Centres and provides the highest level of experiential advice possible. Jenny is a psychologist and life coach with many high-end clients, she also lectures at University level and is lead educator at the International Anxiety Recovery Retreats and Workshops.

Kathy Donovan BACP

Kathy is a qualified counsellor with a massive mine of personal and professional experience. Kathy is Head of Support at The Linden Centre. Kathy’s excellent advice coupled with her amazing personality make her a highly requested member of our support team.




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Jackie Anderson BACP

Jackie is a psychotherapist and has many thousands of hours of experience. Jackie’s primary role at The Linden Centre is to provide direct support via email and telephone to local clients and for those from around the world.




Fiona Cullen

Fiona Cullen BACP

Fiona Cullen is a qualified counsellor. Fiona’s has vast experience in the field of anxiety reduction and has a natural ability to calm and reassure. Fiona has an amazing ability to relate to anxious clients and the warmth, which is so evident when you speak with her, is enormously beneficial. Fiona is a great listener and highly valued by our team and all of our clients. Fiona specialises in high anxiety conditions and working with people with learning disabilities, especially those on the autistic spectrum o disorders.



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Sheila Darley BACP

Sheila is a psychotherapist with a special interest in anxiety disorders. Sheila’s experience is vast with thousands of hours under her belt assisting people to make full recoveries.