Neela Masani

Neela is a registered Yoga teacher/therapist and an accredited psychotherapist, supervisor and trainer.  Her interest in Yoga began at a young age, sparked by her Indian background and childhood visits to her family in India. Qualifying in 1998 as an integrative psychotherapist, Neela has since…

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Arlene Gray

Arlene is a qualified Yoga Therapist (since 2014) and Occupational Therapist (since 2001). She has worked in various mental health settings and has spent the past 10 years specialising within the Eating Disorders field. Following her own yoga journey Arlene became interested in bringing the benefits of yoga to others she…

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Cassandra Fairweather

Cassandra is a qualified Yoga Teacher (Yoga Alliance accredited) and Yoga Therapist for the mind. She is also a Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist, Analytic Group Psychotherapist (UKCP) and Mindfulness Teacher (MBCT and MB-EAT).  Cassandra supervises on Minded’s professional training and is an honorary psychotherapist within the NHS….

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Sat Bir Singh Khalsa, Ph.D.

Sat Bir Singh Khalsa, Ph.D. has conducted research on yoga for physical and psychological health since 2001 and is a practitioner/instructor of Kundalini Yoga as taught by Yogi Bhajan since 1971.  He is Research Director for the Kundalini Research Institute and the Kripalu Center for…

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Prof Bangalore N. Gangadhar, MD DSc

Director, Professor of Psychiatry National Institute of Mental Health And Neurosciences (NIMHANS), Bengaluru, India. Prof. Gangadhar has over 30 years of extensive experience in the field of mental health, from both clinical and academic perspectives. He obtained his MBBS degree from the Bangalore Medical College…

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Dr Lana Jackson

Lana is a Yoga Therapist for Mental Health, Mindfulness Teacher and Clinical Psychologist specializing in Child and Adolescent Mental Health.  She currently works with children, young people and parents facing mental and physical health challenges in the NHS and the private sector. She provides one-to-one,…

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Dr. Chris Streeter

Dr. Chris Streeter is an Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Neurology at Boston University School of Medicine and an Instructor at Harvard Medical School. She completed a Neurology Residency, a Behavioral Neurology Fellowship and a Psychiatry Residency. She is boarded in Neurology, Behavioral Neurology and…

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Charlotte Watts

Charlotte Watts has been lecturing for Minded since 2013, covering modules on The Digestive System and Nutrition and Yoga to support Mental Health, following her interest in the Gut-Brain Axis and psychoneuroimmunology (PNI). Charlotte is a Senior Yoga Teacher with Yoga Alliance (RYT500), based in…

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Heather Mason

Heather Mason is the founder of Minded. The Institute is a culmination of Heather’s personal and professional work. After years of deep depression and anxiety Heather moved to South East Asia to begin intensive meditation practice in Buddhist monasteries, where she spent 3 years developing and…

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Dr Sam Bottrill

Dr Sam Bottrill is studied psychology at University College of London, she is a qualified yoga teacher (Yoga Alliance accredited), Yoga Therapist for Mental Health and Senior Clinical Psychologist specialising in Eating Disorders at the Maudsley.  She lectures and supervises on the Minded professional training…

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Silvia Laurenti

Silvia is an HPC Registered Physiotherapist graduated at the University of Brighton in 2007. She has worked extensively in the NHS and private practice and has extensive experience in treating a variety of problems ranging from acute injury to long term persistent pain. Silvia has…

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Raquel Chinchetru

Raquel Chinchetru is the founder and creative director of Breathing Being, and its work in well-being is guided by her education in psychology, the fine arts, and her teaching and personal practice in yoga. Raquel also works as a chronic pain therapist and clinician at…

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Shweta Panchal

Shweta Panchal is a Yoga Therapist for Mental Health. She is supervisor and a lecturer at the Minded Institute, an Active Birth Pregnancy Yoga Teacher, an Ambassador for the Pre and Postnatal Depression and Anxiety charity PANDAS, and is a member of the parliamentary group…

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