Consultant Clinical Psychologist and author of The Compassionate Mind Approach to Post Natal Depression
Michelle worked as a Consultant Clinical Psychologist for the Derby Perinatal Mental Health Service for 17 years providing both individual and group therapy using Compassion Focused Therapy. She also developed a 12 week Compassionate Mind course for staff in Derbyshire Healthcare Foundation Trust.
She is author of “The Compassionate Mind Approach to Postnatal Depression: Using Compassion Focused Therapy to Enhance Mood, Confidence and Bonding” and co-founded the British Psychological Society’s Faculty of Perinatal Psychology.
Michelle is a Compassionate Mind Foundation trainer and has trained a diverse range of individuals and professional groups across the UK and Europe, in CFT in general and the application of CFT to perinatal issues in particular.