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Our Team

Welcome to the team. We all work in the field of wellbeing and our team includes Chartered Psychologists, Chartered Biologists, Chartered Scientists, Researchers and Accredited Psychotherapists. 

Prof Stephen Palmer PhD

Professor Stephen Palmer is a Chartered Psychologist, Chartered Scientist and Chartered Biologist. He has written or edited over 50 books. He is a Member of the British Ecological Society and the International Community for Ecopsychology. He is Professor of Practice at the University of Wales Trinity Saint David, and Adjunct Professor of Coaching Psychology at Aalborg University, Denmark.

Dr Siobhain O'Riordan PhD

Dr Siobhain O'Riordan is a Chartered Psychologist and Chartered Scientist. She is an International Society for Coaching Psychology Accredited Coaching Psychologist and Supervisor. She is Founder Chair of the International Society for Coaching Psychology, Editor of the ISCP journal, Coaching Psychology International. She is a Trustee of the International Stress Management Association (UK).

Kasia Szymanska

Kasia Szymanska is a Chartered Psychologist and an International Society for Coaching Psychology Accredited Coaching Psychologist

Peter Ruddell 

Peter Ruddell is our Training Director. He is a coaching psychologist and accredited therapist. He has published a number of articles and one book. 

Nick Edgerton

Nick Edgerton is a trainer at the Centre. He is a Chartered Psychologist and experienced cognitive-behavioural coach. He developed the cognitive behavioural SPACE model of coaching and therapy which can be used within eco-coaching and eco-therapy. He has co-authored articles and chapters on SPACE.

Dr Suzy Green

Dr Suzy Green is a leader in the complementary fields of Coaching Psychology and Positive Psychology having conducted a world-first study on evidence-based coaching as an Applied Positive Psychology. Her interest in ecopsychology is informed by Positive Psychology research.