Melanie Jones

Telephone: 01865 980 253 / 07766 708303

BABCP (Accred), BACP (Accred), BSc (Hons) Psych, MA (Hons) Dip Couns

Executive Coach (Accred. Association for Coaching)

After a first degree at Cambridge University in Modern and Medieval Languages, and an early career as a translator, copywriter and graphic designer, Melanie retrained in the 1990s, gaining a First Class Honours degree in Psychology through the Open University, a Master's degree in Integrative Counselling and subsequently qualifying as a Cognitive Behavioural Therapist through the Charlie Waller Institute, Reading University.

Alongside her private practice, Melanie works as a provider of onsite intervention / post-trauma support for organisations following critical incidents such as terrorist attacks, industrial accidents and sudden deaths in the workplace. She is also a qualified workplace conflict mediator.

Since the late 1990s, Melanie has also worked as an executive coach and trainer in many public and private sector organisations, including London Underground and the Civil Service. She currently works as an Associate Tutor for Oxford Said Business School on a number of the School's management and leadership programmes.