Meet the team

Claudia Smith

Counsellor & Facilitator

Claudia is an accredited counsellor (BACP) with over 12 years’ experience supporting individuals with a range of issues including anxiety, depression, bereavement, workplace stress and well being. Her counselling approach is holistic applying an integration of the principles of person centred, psychodynamic and CBT. She aims to create a safe collaborative space to explore  issues and  find a way forward to feeling better and building personal resilience.

Claudia has worked as a secondary school chaplain and counsellor in the UK and a Crosslinks mission partner in South West Uganda.  She is able to provide support to parents with secondary school aged children coping with anxiety, depression and stress.

Claudia is passionate about supporting mission partners including TCK’s  as they prepare for transitions and re-entry, as well as supporting individuals preparing and involved in Christian ministry and mission in the UK.