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4th October 2022 
About us. 8 Counsellors Mar 2022

About us

We are a group of well trained counsellors, passionate about making effective counselling available to people. Most of us work as volunteers.The team includes both experienced counsellors and trainees, all have additional life experience in a variety of settings, including; community, health service, education, and churches. All are members of BACP (British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy) or COSCA (Counselling and Psychotherapy in Scotland). Our team leader Dr Tricia Kiehlmann is a former GP.


Left to Right from the top;
Tricia Kiehlmann, MBChB, MBACP Accred, Counselling Diploma, Children Matter Cert.
Pam Lowe, BEd Hons, MBACP, Counselling Diploma, YP Counselling Cert, Couples Cert.
Peter Kiehlmann, MBChB, CBT Diploma, Counselling Diploma.
Ruth Mahood, MSc Physiotherapy, Counselling Diploma.
John-Luke Harris, BMus Hons, MSC Counselling Trainee, SMBACP
Wilma Sutherland, Counselling Diploma.
Ruth Juster, MBA, Diploma in Coaching, Counselling Diploma.
Jude Mukoro, MA, Counselling Diploma Trainee.
Jackie Read, Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling, ACC Accred.


Karen Bennett


Mrs Sarah Baker (Chairperson), Retired Early Years Educator
Dr Tricia Kiehlmann, (Secretary), Counsellor
Mrs Susie Buist, (Treasurer) Housing Officer/Carer
Dr Peter Kiehlmann, (Fundraiser), Occupational Health Doctor/Counsellor
Rev Bob Mallison, Church of Scotland Minister
Ms Sheena Baird, Coach/Disability Mentor