Our Team

Tim Anders MA Art Therapy, PGCE, HCPC Registered
Founder / Advisor

Prior to setting up ATFC, Tim worked as an Art teacher at a primary school and as an Art therapist for various different charities in the UK. Whilst working at school he trained and supervised Art Therapists from the University of Hertfordshire.

As well as being the founder of ATFC, Tim is also an Art therapist and has his own private practice in Israel.

Natasha Ainley BA (Hons), MA Art Therapy, BAAT & HCPC Registered
CEO

Natasha is a qualified Art Therapist and has been working for ATFC since the charity was formed in 2017. As CEO, Natasha is responsible the day to day running of the charity, liaising with schools on matters relating to therapy and priority pupils, and ensuring that SEN staff fully understand the ATFC programme. In addition, Natasha is an Art Therapist for ATFC, and has her own private practice.

Nicole Levitus BA (Hons)
Head of Operations 

Our Operations Manager Nicole ensures the smooth running of Arts Therapies for Children. She manages the day-to-day operations, including liaising with schools and therapists and ensuring all the admin tasks are completed so that the ATFC programme runs as efficiently as possible. Nicole has worked for several Jewish charities in similar roles prior to ATFC.

Georgia Morgan
Head of Fundraising

After spending many years volunteering at charities both in London and New York, Georgia has come on board with ATFC.  

With a professional background in property and now fashion, Georgia has come on board to manage the fundraising at ATFC. We are thrilled to have her join the team and embark on this adventure to help all the children that need therapy. 

 

Philippa Graff
Head of Administration

My role is to support the ATFC CEO and team efficiently to ensure the effective running of therapy provision. The ATFC team, led by their inspiring and dedicated CEO, does extraordinary work. Supporting children’s mental wellbeing when they are suffering due to events beyond their control is vitally important. These children are the future and deserve all the support and commitment we can give. The team is highly professional and works tirelessly to deliver this life-changing work. .

Our Therapists

Anyta Laubscher

MA Art Therapy

BA Psychology, HCPC and BAAT registered

Emily Gray

MA Art Psychotherapy

HCPC and BAAT registered 

Odelia Maierovits

MA Art Therapy

B. Ed Counselling

HCPC and BAAT registered

Shoshana Weisz

MA Art Therapy, BSc Psychology,
BAAT registered

Shiri Lader

MA Expressive Art Therapy , BA Art History 

CertHd in Psychology 

HCPC and BAAT registered

Naomi Birnbaum 

MA Art Therapy, BSc Honours Psychology 

HCPC registered

Lesley Baker
MA Art Psychotherapy
HCPC and BAAT registered

Guv Cutler
MA Integrative counselling & psychotherapy for children.
BAAT registered

Simone Panas

MSc Play Therapy, BA (Hons)
BAPT Registered

Natasha Laing
MA Art Psychotherapy
HCPC and BAAT registered 

Eleisha Gordon

MA Art Psychotherapy 

HCPC Registered

Devorah Grant 
MA Play Therapy, BSc (Hons) Psychology, BAPT registered.

Rivki Brunner
Creative Arts and Play therapist BACP, HCPC and BAAT Registered

Sarah Edmonds
MA Art Therapy HCPC and BAAT registered

Samuel Farleigh
MA Art Psychotherapy HCPC and BAAT Registered

Justine Cal
MA Art Psychotherapy HCPC Registered

Lisa Gibson
MA Art Psychotherapy HCPC
and BAAT Registered

Malka Reich

Expressive Arts Therapist MBACP

Stella Christou

Child & Family Therapist

Registered Accredited Counsellor

BACP registered.

 

 

Claire Abrahams
Child and Adolescent Counsellor using the Arts. BACP registered.

Nita Mehta

Post Graduate Advanced Diploma in the Therapeutic and Educational Application of the Arts. Diploma in Child Counselling.

Avigail Wolf
BSc (Hons) Psychology 

Postgraduate Diploma in Child and Adolescent Counselling

Member of BACP

Bina Blick
MA Art Psychotherapy HCPC
and BAAT Registered

Natasha Ainley
                 BA (Hons), MA Art Therapy                  BAAT & HCPC Registered

Melanie Walton

Play Therapist
MA Play Therapy,
PGCE Primary Education
BAPT accredited & BACP registered

Racheli Weinberg

MA Play Therapy,
PgCert Child Adolescent and Family Mental Well-being
BSc (Hons) Psychology 
BAPT Registered

Dalia Tricot

Play Therapist
MA Play Therapy
BAPT registered
MA Social Work