Heather Mason

Founder

Heather Mason is the founder of the Minded Institute.  The Institute is a culmination of Heather’s personal and professional work....

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Dr Sam Bottrill

Lecturer and supervision lead

Dr Sam Bottrill is studied psychology at University College of London, she is a qualified yoga teacher (Yoga Alliance...

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Shaura Hall

Lecture and supervision lead

Shaura Hall completed her training as a yoga therapist in 2012. She is a Senior Yoga Teacher with Yoga...

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Silvia Laurenti

Lecturer

Silvia is an HPC Registered Physiotherapist graduated at the University of Brighton in 2007. She has worked extensively in...

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Raquel Chinchetru

Lecturer

Raquel Chinchetru is the founder and creative director of Breathing Being, and its work in well-being is guided by...

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Shweta Panchal

Lecturer

Shweta Panchal is a Yoga Therapist for Mental Health. She is supervisor and a lecturer at the Minded Institute,...

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Natalia Read

Lecturer

Natalia Read is a GP in South East London.  Natalia is originally from Russia and has nearly 30 years’...

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Veena Ugargol

Lecturer

Veena Ugargol is a Yoga Therapist for Mental Health specialising in helping people manage symptoms of stress, anxiety, depression and...

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Colleen Westling

Supervisor

Colleen first rolled out a yoga mat over twenty years ago when she chose Yoga101 at university, not recognising...

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Janice White

Lecturer & Supervisor

Janice discovered yoga nearly 15 years ago and wishes she had found it sooner! She originally qualified as a...

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Arlene Gray

Supervisor and peer supervision lead

Arlene is a qualified Yoga Therapist (since 2014) and Occupational Therapist (since 2001). She has worked in various mental health settings...

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Neela Masani

Supervisor and Manager of Supervision Team

Neela is a registered Yoga teacher/therapist and an accredited psychotherapist, supervisor and trainer.  Her interest in Yoga began at...

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Judy Grill

Supervisor

Yoga became a valued part of Judy’s life when the stress of a job in industry in her early...

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Nicole Schnackenberg

PR

Nicole Schnackenberg is a psychotherapist, a 200-hour yoga teacher and a trainee child psychologist at the Tavistock. She currently...

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Carolyn Holmes

Training administrator

Carolyn has been working for The Minded Institute since October 2016 as course administrator and personal assistant to Heather...

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