Our Board of Directors

Jess Lakin

I am a Holistic Life Coach and Kundalini Yoga and Meditation Instructor (IKYTA). I offer regular classes, workshops and private sessions. I integrate yogic teachings and techniques with my background in therapeutic work to support personal transformation. My work is relevant to anyone who is looking to make a shift in their lives, however these are some areas of my experience: Career; Relationships; Women’s Empowerment; Child and Adolescent; Parenting Issues; Spiritual Growth.

I have a comprehensive training (Doctorate in Clinical Psychology) and experience working as a Child and Family Psychologist within UK Health and Mental Health Services, 1998 – 2011, and within Amsterdam, Netherlands, 2011 – 2014. My special interests were Early Intervention Community Based Psychology, Perinatal Psychology, Attachment, Systemic and Parenting modalities of intervention and Arts-Based Therapies.

I have a passion for the Arts and continue to work as a Photographer on a Freelance basis. I have created a series of creative Arts-Based workshops for children and adolescents and have been a regular contributor to the work of 1Recovery, an arts infused, non-profit, community-based organization dedicated to the recovery of adolescents.