Jo Edwards is the co-founder of LTS and is a qualified and experienced counsellor, lecturer and trainer. She is also a qualified CBT Therapist, NLP Master Practitioner, and a Master Hypnotherapist. She has trained counsellors for fourteen years at the Liverpool Community College and Liverpool John Moores University. In addition to her private practice she has undertaken counselling in the voluntary sector, for business, industry, and the health service. and has over 20 years' experience in helping people overcome their problems.

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Dennis Richards is a counsellor, hypnotherapist and EMDR practitioner with 20 years' experience as a hypnotherapist and eight years as a counsellor. He has is experienced in helping people with addictions, phobias and trauma. His previous experience is in education, computer programming and administration. 

Anthony Lacey is a qualified and Registered Senior Mental Health Practitioner and Psychotherapist, offering assessment, formulation and therapy to children, adolescents and adults in the Merseyside area.He has worked within the NHS and the third sector since 2013 and specialises in adults suffering with emotional dysregulation, distress, interpersonal difficulties and psychological trauma. 

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