All our trainers have extensive experience in their field and in training others. They all bring their own unique style but the thing they have in common is that they love to deliver excellent training.


Nicola Hughes is a Creative Counsellor, Supervisor and Coach, running a thriving Practice from her Caravan Clinic in Pudsey, seeing clients for therapy and supporting students through Supervision.

Nicola has a Degree in Therapeutic Counselling and Certificates in Coaching. She has spent many years working with traumatized children and their families through local and national charities. She’s also designed and delivered many training courses. Nicola heads up our CPD for Trainees and will be delivering the Creativity Series as well.



Nathan Gould: Nathan is the owner of Emerge Therapy and a Director of Drighlington Health Hub CIC Ltd. He is a Certified Transactional Analyst working with Individuals, Couples and Groups. Over the years he has developed a specialism working with issues around anger, anxiety and rage. Nathan will be leading courses on Anger, Transactional Analysis, OCD, Working with Couples and building a Private Practice



Sally Benson:  Sally is the owner of the Leeds & Bradford Hypnotherapy Clinic and a Director of Drighlington Health Hub C.I.C. She has specialised in advanced training in the areas of Pain Management, Advanced Analytical Hypnotherapy, Medical Hypnotherapy and Hypnosis for Therapeutic Transformation with The British Society of Hypnotherapists .  She has also been a trainer for 15 years.

Sally will be leading CPD courses for Hypnotherapy, Building a Private Practice and Self-Care for therapists.