Position Therapists

Tina Warnock

Tina set up Belltree in 2009 in response to the lack of music therapy provision in Brighton & Hove and Sussex. Following a degree in Social Psychology and several years as a singer / songwriter, Tina qualified as a Registered…

Mandy Pearce

Mandy qualified as a music therapist in 2008 from Roehampton University. She went on to complete the MA in Music Therapy in 2010, focusing on researching and evidencing the various ways in which music can enhance brain development and rework…

Jacqui Attwood

Jacqui qualified in 2006 from Roehampton University, London having previously worked as a musician in London following a BA Honours degree in Popular Music and Recording from Salford University in 1996. Her Music Therapy experience involves a range of client…

Hazel Child

Hazel qualified as a Music Therapist in 2004, and also trained as a secondary school music teacher at Sussex University. She spent 8 years working at a school for young people with emotional and behavioural difficulties and has since expanded…

Simi Fyles

Simi qualified as a music therapist from Guildhall School of Music and Drama in 2015 following a degree in Music from Cardiff University and several years of teaching music and leading various ensembles in both Sussex and London. Her music…

Ruth Spencer

Ruth qualified as a Music Therapist in 1990 from Roehampton, following a degree in Music from Nottingham University. Ruth worked for Autism East Midlands (formerly NORSACA) for 8 years before moving to Sussex. She has many years’ experience working with…

Lorraine McIntyre

Lorraine qualified as a Music Therapist in summer 2019 from Roehampton University, having completed a Bachelor of music degree at Royal Holloway University of London and a PGCE in secondary music several years earlier. Between studies, Lorraine has had extensive…

Wendy Halsted

Wendy qualified as a music therapist in 1988, following nurse’s training and a BA Honours degree in music, dance and drama. It was while working in an institution for adults with severe learning disabilities in the mid 80’s that she…

Claire Brook

Claire qualified as a Music Therapist in June 2017 from Roehampton University following a BA Honours degree in Music at the University of Sussex and a 15 year career teaching as a secondary school music teacher. Prior to this she…

Linda Malone

Linda qualified as a music therapist in 1998 from Roehampton University in London, following a degree in English Literature, and several years as a music teacher. As a music therapist Linda has many years’ experience working with children and adults…