Ju Tomas-Merrills is a psychoanalyst and psychoanalytic psychotherapist. She has worked in the public and private sector.
She worked at the Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families in the PIP team as a parent-infant psychotherapist and was a pioneer in the delivery New Beginnings Programme for mothers and babies in prison.
She contributed to the team’s publication of their work in the “Relational Trauma in Infancy” edited by Tessa Baradon published by Routledge in 2009.
Ju's clinical interest range from working with mother's and babies to intensive psychoanalytic work with Adults. She has a particular interest in unconscious processes and how they manifest in the countertransference.
She works in private practice as well as teaching and supervising therapists in training.