Jo Kilburn is a senior accredited psychotherapist (BACP, NCP). She has a degree in psychology, has diplomas in therapeutic counselling, clinical hypnotherapy and natural nutrition. She is also a qualified and accredited supervisor.


Jo has over 25 years experience in the field of mental health, working with a wide range of individuals and issues including: addiction, anxiety, depression, relationship concerns, panic, phobias, eating disorders as well as the more serious mental health conditions such as bipolar disorder and schizophrenia.


Jo has been assistant director of Reach since 1995 and has special responsibility for training.  She is the head of The Reach Training School and coordinates our successful postgraduate training programmes, which have extended The Reach Approach overseas.  We have a number of associates training in: the US (New York, Utah, Texas), Brazil, The Netherlands, New Zealand and other projects/developments in Cyprus, Germany, France, Switzerland and Portugal.


Jo has been extensively involved in the development and production of the wide range of written and audio-visual resources we offer and in addition, she has had a lead role in the many research projects that Reach has and continues to be involved in.


Jo is passionate about all aspects of mental health and personal development, and has spent most of her adult life helping those who have lost hope, to find faith in themselves. She has experienced just about every role on her own journey, from client to volunteer, to qualified professional to being part of this innovative and unique organisation.


Contact details:

Tel : 0121 240 7329