Our Team

Our Healing Arts team have come to us primarily through connections made by our Principal GP, whose passion for Narrative Medicine and Healing Arts drives this aspect of the services we offer.

Our Healing Arts Team

Barbara Doherty

Literary Arts

I was born in Italy but I have lived in England for most of my adult life. Although I trained and worked as a graphic designer for thirteen years, I am now a full-time writer and journalist. My first novel was published in 2013 and I am currently working on my...

Emma Drew

Literary Arts

Emma is the Director of The Old Reading Room, a company specialising in work with books, health and the arts, including skills training, conferences and work within the NHS. She has counselling skills qualifications and has worked as an advisor in a number of settings...

Fiona Geilinger

Performance Arts

Qualified and with in depth experience in contemporary dance (BA Middlesex University), film, fine art, MA Art and Design by Independent Project (University of Brighton: Distinction). Other credits include Picture Editor and Presentation Director at Channel 4. Now...

Imogen Lycett-Green

Literary Arts

Imogen Lycett Green has worked as an author and journalist for more than thirty years, mainly interviewing writers and artists. She has written children's fiction, biography, columns for the Daily Telegraph, the Daily Mail (on books) and The Spectator,...

Jude Hart

Visual Arts

Jude Hart is an artist who lives and works in Brighton. She trained in Textiles Art at Goldsmith's College, London but switched to painting shortly after setting up her studio practice. She creates beautiful, colourful abstract paintings and has work in collections...

Rosaria Gracia

Performance Arts

Rosaria Gracia is a Dance Artist, Project Manager and Researcher working in the UK since the late 1990s. As a dance artist, she has performed, choreographed and taught in the UK and in International Festivals in Belgium, France, Germany, Spain, Brazil and Cuba. In...

Saskia Neary

Visual Arts

I am a qualified Art Psychotherapist registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and a member of the British Association of Art Therapists (BAAT). At BHWC I offer one to one and group art therapy to children and young people. Adult one to...

Udita Everett

Performance Arts

Udita has lived in Germany, Austria and India (where she studied music), finally settling in Brighton 25 years ago. She gained her diploma of music and music therapy at the Music Academy Vienna. Later she trained as a First Nature voice/breath and body coach,...