Lecturers & Team

Heather Mason

Founder & Director

Heather Mason is the founder of Minded. Minded is a culmination of Heather’s personal and professional work. After years of deep depression and anxiety Heather...

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Dr Sam Bottrill

Lecturer//Supervision Lead

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

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Shaura Hall

Lecturer//Supervision Lead

  Shaura Hall is the founder of The Yogologist and creator of the Pilamaya Yoga 220 Hour Teacher Training Course. Shaura trained as a yoga therapist with...

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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 the NHS and private practice...

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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’ experience in paediatrics, A&E, obstetrics...

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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 her education in psychology, the...

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Shweta Panchal

Lecturer//Supervisor

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

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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 PTSD. Veena also delivers cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT)...

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