RightMind is owned and operated by Tanya and Tony Wright as a therapy and training practice in the South East of England. RightMind began offering counselling and training services in 2010. Since then, Tanya, Tony and a small group of RightMind associates have worked with hundreds of individuals, couples, groups, charities and professional organisations providing counselling and training services.
Tanya Wright (MBACP Accred, CSAccred) is an accredited counsellor, group psychotherapist and supervisor. Tanya began her counselling training twenty years ago and has over thirteen years’ experience working in private practice with individual and group therapy clients, as well as with clients in charity, commercial sector organisations and professional services firms. Tanya led group therapy programmes for leading mental health charity Mind for several years and a highly experienced trainer covering topics such as stress, anxiety, mindfulness, counselling and women’s health and wellbeing. Tanya is part of the Sevenoaks District Council steering committee for Youth Mental Health projects across the district.
Tony Wright (BA Hons, MSc Psych) is a Relate and Tavistock Relationships-trained couple psychotherapist and trainer who has had an extensive career in professional services. Tony practices as a psychodynamic psychotherapist on relationship issues with couples and individuals across gender and lifestyle orientations. He has also facilitated workshops in a variety of corporate and commercial settings as well working as a psychology tutor for Kent Adult Education.
Katie Moss (MBACP) is a qualified counsellor who works with adults and young people. Katie is an experienced mental health practitioner, wellbeing trainer and accredited Youth Mental Health First Aid Instructor. In addition to private practice work over the past eight years, Katie has delivered therapeutic women’s support groups, horticultural therapy groups, crisis intervention, workplace supervision for front-line staff as well as workshops on a variety of mental health topics in schools and organisations. Katie is an associate for leading mental health charity Mind.
Kate Satrettin (BSc Hons, MSc Applied Psych, MBACP) is a qualified psychodynamic counsellor who works with adults. Kate also has a degree and a master’s degree in psychology and prior to her training as a counsellor, she worked for The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) helping to produce a large range of mental health guidelines.
Lucy Adams is an accredited Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Instructor, qualified in Suicide First Aid and mental health trainer. Lucy spent six years working for leading mental health charity Mind, most recently as Training and Development Manager, developing and delivering innovative training packages for schools and businesses. Lucy has a background in TV & Media and also works as a Wellbeing Consultant, supporting production companies to address and respond to stress and promote wellbeing at work. Lucy is currently completing counselling training.
Danusia Atkinson (MBACP) is a group facilitator and qualified psychodynamic counsellor. Danusia has volunteered as a counsellor working with young people at ChildLine and supporting adults living with sensory impairments. She trained with the Mindfulness in Schools Project and Relax Kids and teaches children in groups, and 1 to 1 courses for the last five years. Danusia runs wellbeing groups at West Kent Mind, supporting people using creative arts, nature and mindfulness as well as psychoeducation courses using CBT and mindfulness techniques to manage anxiety and depression.
Angela Pixner (MBACP) is a qualified counsellor who works with adults. Angela’s approach is integrative with a person-centred core, meaning she draws on various counselling theories, while the client remains ‘in the driving seat’. Angela has volunteered as a counsellor at the ellenor Hospice and has varied experience in working with the bereaved, those caring for others and those facing health challenges themselves. Prior to counselling, Angela worked for many years in a high pressure corporate environment, involving working with families from many different cultural and international backgrounds.
Sophie Russell is a qualified integrative counsellor who works with young people aged 11 – 21 years. Sophie has worked for over 10 years as a support worker for children and young people with disabilities, and has spent time working in a SEN school. In addition to private practice, Sophie volunteers as a student counsellor at a local college. She particularly enjoys working creatively with young people. Sophie is an independent member of the British Association of Counselling & Psychotherapy.
Rebecca Delaunay (BA Hons, MBACP) is a qualified therapist working with adults and teens aged 16+. Rebecca combines psychodynamic and transpersonal psychotherapy and works co-creatively, addressing all aspects of mind, body, feelings and spirit. She volunteered with the Psychosynthesis Trust for nearly two years counselling adults. Rebecca works with a wide range of client issues and has a particular focus on recovering from trauma. Rebecca is a qualified children’s mindfulness teacher and has worked in schools with primary children and teenagers.
Maeve Dunderdale is a Support Worker for our Community Support Groups. Maeve has worked in several voluntary roles in the community and began her counselling training whilst looking after her three lovely girls. Maeve has completed an accredited certificate in Counselling Skills and BPS approved certificates in CBT, Anger Management and Separation Anxiety. She is currently studying for a Diploma in Cognitive Coaching & Mentoring. Maeve is a qualified Adult Mental Health First Aider.
Emma Crawford is a Support Worker for our Community Support Groups and delivers mental health workshops and training. Emma has over 10 years experience in the mental health sector including supporting multiple local action groups, delivering mental health awareness and wellbeing talks to adults and in schools and has been active in community fundraising. Emma is a qualified adult and youth Mental Health First Aider, a mum of 4 and is passionate about educating people to understand mental health in order to break down the stigma.