Director

Dr Jo-anne Carlyle started PSYCTC.com in 2008. It offers Clinical interventions, Organisational Consultancy and Training services

Jo-anne is a Consultant Clinical and
Forensic Psychologist, a Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist and an Organisational Consultant. She is HCPC registered and BPS chartered.

Jo-anne worked in the NHS for 20 years before moving to private practice and developing PSYCTC.com. Her NHS experience was diverse including working at the Tavistock and Portman NHS Trust, South London and the Maudsley NHS Trust as well as at Broadmoor and Rampton Hospitals. In these settings she developed specialist clinical and organisational skills as well as conducting innovative research. Jo-anne was also involved in a range of specialist teaching and training programmes and has held key roles in the British, Psychotherapy Foundation, the Society for Psychotherapy Research, the BPS Psychotherapy Section as well as being appointed to the Education and Training Committee of the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC). From 2015-2020 Jo-anne was Programme Lead for the MSc in Psychological therapies – Psychoanalytic and Psychodynamic Psychotherapy stream at the University of Exeter.

Jo-anne’s broad interests include international development and incusion; using group relations models of learning for building women’s leadership potential; as well as working with disenfranchised groups. She has worked on group relations leadership conferences in India, consulted to members of the National Theatre and co-run workshops in psychotherapy and the arts. She has presented her work nationally and internationally and has published both clinical and research papers.