About us

Last Updated April 2020

Our Mission

To support the wellbeing of NHS staff and key supporters.

To provide a safe and evidence-based service.

To learn and adapt our methods at pace to meet need.

To support our volunteers in their generous offer of supporting others.

Dr Craig Newman


Clinical Psychologist, 20+ years NHS experience. Multi-award winning NHS service innovator.

Dr Paul Tibbles

Clinical Lead

Clinical Psychologist, Coach, Psychotherapist, Supervisor. + 40 years in health, education and social care contexts.

Dr Cordet Smart

Operational / Research Lead

Former nurse, now Research Lead for Exeter University Clinical Psychology Course.

Dr Chandanee Kotecha

Education Lead

Clinical Psychologist.  Specialist research interest in staff wellbeing.

Lisa Kramer

Staff Comms Lead

Over 20 years in key communications roles. Occupational Psychology since  2012.

The Leadership Team