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Our Team

Our Senior Practitioners have extensive experience in their field and have been awarded professional recognition with their respective professional bodies such as the British Psychological Society (BPS) and Health Professions Council (HPC), British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP), United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) and British Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies (BABCP).

As a Lewis Psychology client you can be reassured that your therapist has the necessary training, skills and registration to ensure that you receive a first class and professional service. All staff have had been through a strict application and interview procedure and professional standards are monitored by our Clinical Director, Teresa Lewis. 


Teresa Lewis, Director of Lewis PsychologyTeresa Lewis, Director

Teresa Lewis is the founder and Director of Lewis Psychology and a Senior Accredited psychotherapist with the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (MBACP Snr. Accred). Qualified in 1995, Teresa has been providing counselling and psychotherapy treatment for 22 years. Now in her late 40's Teresa has completed over 15,000 therapy sessions and has successfully dealt with a wide range of issues from anger management to health anxiety. Teresa holds a masters degree in counselling and psychotherapy and is a qualified EMDR Practitioner having completed training accredited with EMDR Europe.  Read full profile

Paul Lewis, Director of Lewis PsychologyPaul Lewis, Director

Paul is an Accredited clinical hypnotherapist with The National Hypnotherapy Society (MHS Acc) and has been awarded Advanced Practitioner (ADPR) status by the General Hypnotherapy Register (GHR).  As Wolverhampton's only GHR validated Advanced Hypnotherapy Practitioner, Paul has a substantial breadth and depth of knowledge in many areas of psychotherapy and hypnosis including cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), counselling and neuro linguistic programming (NLP). Paul is also a certified coach having gained full registration status with the respected Association for Coaching (MAC).  Paul has built a reputation as an innovative and creative practitioner working across a broad range of areas... Read full profile.

Deborah Pinchen

Deborah Pinchen is both Registered and Accredited with the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP Accred). She has worked with clients across the adult lifespan, with a broad spectrum of emotional and interpersonal difficulties. Deborah has experience of providing both brief and longer term counselling and psychotherapy within a variety of professional settings including the NHS, charities and private practice. Such a varied background has informed Deborah’s philosophy of clinical practice and she adopts an integrative way of working based on clinically tested psychological treatments including cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) and eye movement desensitisation and reprocessing (EMDR). Read full profile.


Taljeet Bains, Lewis PsychologyTaljeet Bains

Taljeet is Registered with the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP).  She has a degree in psychology and a BACP Accredited masters degree in counselling psychology. Taljeet is also a qualified clinical hypnotherapist and registered with the General Hypnotherapy Register (GNR). Taljeet aims to reflect the humanistic values of counselling psychology, together with its emphasis on personal meaning and relational understanding. Taljeet works within an integrative framework. She draws upon her experience and training in person-centred therapy, hypnotherapy and third wave cognitive behavioural approaches especially mindfulness based cognitive therapy (MBCT). Read full profile.


Prianca Budon

Prianca is registered with the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP).  She has a degree in psychology and a BACP accredited masters degree in counselling.  She is currently completing her doctorate in counselling psychology and is registered with the British Psychological Society (BPS). Prianca has worked within different professional settings, including community projects, charities, private practice and schools, providing both brief and long term therapeutic interventions. Prianca draws upon her training in humanistic,  cognitive behavioural (CBT) and mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT) approaches, to tailor therapeutic plans to the unique needs of the individual. Read full profile.

Sarah Worley

Sarah is Registered with the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) and has a BACP Accredited masters degree in counselling psychology.  She has experience of working on large scale employee assistance contracts and in private practice at Lewis Psychology. Sarah has worked with people with a broad range of emotional and psychological difficulties such as depression, anxiety, panic, childhood abuse, trauma, loss and relationship problems. She is able to offer both short and long-term counselling and psychotherapy, taking into account the nature of clients' concerns and needs. Sarah is an integrative practitioner meaning she is able to draw on her knowledge of cognitive-behavioural (CBT) and humanistic approaches. Read full profile.