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My Professional Biography

John Whitwell: A Brief Professional Biography

Graduated from Hull University with an upper-second BSc (Hons) in Economics and Sociology

1969 – 72
Deputy Warden of Manor Lodge Probation Hostel. Old Windsor.

1972 – 76
Unit Leader at the Cotswold Community

1976 – 77
Bristol University – Senior Certificate in the Residential Care of Children and Young People (known as the Advanced Course)

1977 – 85
Vice Principal and Head of Group Living at the Cotswold Community

Completed training as a Group-analytic Psychotherapist with the London Centre for Psychotherapy

1985 – 1999
Principal of the Cotswold Community

1999 – 2014
Managing Director of Integrated Services Programme (ISP)

I am a UKCP registered Psychotherapist and a full member of the British Psychotherapy Foundation (BPF).

I am currently Chair of Trustees of the Gloucestershire Counselling Service (GCS), a Trustee of the Planned Environment Therapy Trust (PETT) and a Trustee of the Mulberry Bush Organisation.