Phoenix Counselling Cooperative Limited
Counselling and support in Oxfordshire
Who are we?


Hannah Fenton
MSt (Psychodynamic Practice), MBACP (Accred), UKCP (Accred)
Justine Gore-Smith BA (Hons), Dip Couns, MBACP (Accred)
Lucy Healey BSc (hons), Dip Couns, PG Dip, MBACP (Accred)
Irene Williams MA Prof Studs (Counselling), Adv Dip Clinical Supervision, MBACP (Accred)

Associate: Christine Williams Dip Integrative Couns, Adv Dip supervision, Cert Training Practice

Hannah Fenton: M.St. in Psychodynamic Practice, UKCP, MBACP (Accred)

I am accredited by BACP and the United Kingdom Council of Psychotherapists (UKCP). I have a Masters in Psychodynamic Practice from the University of Oxford (2002). I have worked in private practice since 2005 working with adults and young people and I worked as a counsellor and clinical supervisor at Face2Face Youth Counselling Service for ten years. I was also a counsellor for an NHS counselling service in Oxford for two years. I am experienced in working with children and adolescents as well as adults.

Justine Gore-Smith: BA (hons), Dip Couns, MBACP (Accred)

I have worked with young people for eleven years, both as a counsellor for Face2Face and in schools, and during that time I helped clients deal with a variety of issues such as depression, anxiety, grief, self-harm, and relationship problems. I also have a private practice working with young people and adults. I have a diploma in counselling skills from Oxford Brookes University.

Lucy Healey:
Bsc (hons), Dip Couns, PG Dip, MBACP (Accred)

I am an accredited member of the BACP. I have a Bsc in Psychology, a Diploma in Counselling Principles and Practice, and a post-grad Diploma in Psycho-analytical Observation as well as qualifications in supervision and assessment. For the last ten years I was a youth counsellor and clinical supervisor with Face2Face Youth Counselling Service working with young people aged 8 to 25 years. Prior to that, I gained experience working with adults and adolescents with mental health problems and learning difficulties as a support worker with the Mental Health NHS Trust and the Learning Disabilities Trust. I am in private practice working with adults and young people.

Irene Williams: MA Prof Studs (Counselling), Adv Dip Clinical Supervision, MBACP (Accred)

I am an integrative counsellor accredited by BACP. I’ve worked for three years as a school counsellor and I have had a private practice for young people and adults since 1999. For the last eight years I’ve also worked for Face2Face Youth Counselling Service in schools and in the community as a specialist with the Connexions service. I have extensive experience of clinical and non-clinical supervision/consultancy work

Christine Williams: Dip Integrative Couns, Adv Dip supervision, Cert Training Practice

I was one of the founding members who set up and ran Face2Face Youth Counselling Service for eighteen years. During this time I spent six years specialising in providing drug and alcohol counselling for young people throughout Oxfordshire. I specialise in psychodrama which I use in my work with young people and adults. I am a qualified supervisor and have been in private practice since 2008. I am currently working as a school counsellor and behaviour manager, providing support for students, staff and parents. I am Family Links Parent Group Leader.