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Quality Training UK is a rapidly expanding company, providing high quality training for those working in the caring professions, throughout the UK.



Lynn Martin

Lynn Martin

Managing Director / Senior Consultant Trainer

MSc. M.A B.Ed, CTA(P) CIP Dip.Couns,
Dip.Sup. MNCH(Acc) UKCP Reg

Lynn worked as a teacher and Community Education Tutor, for over 20 years. This involved working extensively with children and young people in groups and on a one to one basis. She is a Certified Integrative Psychotherapist, Certified Transactional Analyst with Psychotherapy specialism, an Advanced Diploma in Counselling and a Specialist Skills Certificate in Counselling Children and Adolescents. She is also an accredited Hypnotherapist and NLP practitioner.

She works extensively as a freelance trainer and consultant, and specialises in developing new courses and in house training programmes, both in the caring professions and within the commercial world.Lynn is also a qualified and experienced clinical supervisor.

She is a UKCP registered psychotherapist and a member of ITA and IIPA working to their ethical framework for psychotherapists, counsellors, supervisors and trainers.

Lynn currently offers a free counselling service for local young people alongside her private counselling practice.


Lisa Nel

Lisa Nel

Lisa Nel BA(Comb) Hons, PGCE, A.Dip. Int. Couns., Dip. Couns. Children & Adolescents, MBACP (Accred)

Lisa has worked for 28 years as a teacher, counsellor and trainer. She is Founding Director of I'm OK, You're OK, a Social Enterprise set up to increase access to early intervention therapeutic mental health support for the growing number of children and young people in distress as well as provide staff training, support and supervision. I'm OK, You're OK has developed robust age-appropriate models of counselling in both primary and secondary schools which are supported by wider information and skills sharing through well-being workshops for staff, family work, supervision and CPD training. Her belief is that the most effective way to bring about positive, sustainable change is through building trusting relationships and working proactively together in incremental steps.

Lisa's training work for counsellors and for all those in job roles supporting other people is motivated by her great enthusiasm to share the best therapeutic practice for mental health and well-being. She is also passionate about 'practising what we preach' through self-compassion and effective self-care!

Richard Erskine

Richard G. Erskine, Ph.D.

Training Director at the Institute for Integrative Psychotherapy in the USA, Dr Erskine is a clinical psychologist with three decades of experience in the clinical practice and teaching of psychotherapy. He has specialized in the treatment of severely disturbed children, run a therapeutic community in a maximum security prison, and conducted a psychotherapy practice specializing in the treatment of obsession, dissociation, and schizoid processes.

In 1972, as a professor at the University of Illinois, Dr. Erskine developed the initial concepts of Integrative Psychotherapy. By 1976 he established the Institute for Integrative Psychotherapy in New York City and each year teaches the theory and methods in several other countries and at other training facilities in the USA.

He is the author of four books and numerous articles on the practice of psychotherapy.

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Della Menday

Della Menday

Adv.Dip.Int.Coun, Cert: Coun. Children and Young People, B.A. Cert.Ed.

Della has an Advanced Diploma in Integrative Counselling, a Post Graduate Certificate in Counselling Children and Adolescents and is currently undertaking a Masters Degree in Play Therapy.

Dellas professional career has encompassed all aspects of childcare, both in the voluntary and statutory sectors, over thirty years. She has had considerable experience of working with young children and their parents. Whilst Head Teacher of an Inner London School she pioneered play techniques within the school day for individual children experiencing emotional and behavioural problems.

She has continued to work with troubled children, as an early years specialist and more recently, as a counsellor for children and young adolescents. She has her own private practice in Devon and Cornwall.

She works within the framework of the BACP and PTUK codes of ethics.

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Quality Training UK is the trading name of Quality Training UK Ltd
company registered in England No: 4356543
Registered Office: Barnsfield Office, Kerslakes Court, King Street, Honiton, Devon EX14 1DA