Bonnie Williams
Trainee Cognitive Behavioural Therapist

Bonnie recently joined the team as a trainee CBT therapist, studying for a Masters in Cognitive Behavioural therapy at Buckinghamshire
New University. After completing her degree in Psychology at The University of Nottingham, Bonnie trained as a teacher before working
as a Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner within third sector organisations, where she developed a passion for working with individuals
struggling with anxiety disorders. She has a specialty in supporting individuals struggling with ill mental health due to long term health
conditions and has been working closely with the OxCADAT team at Oxford University, delivering a new treatment for symptoms o
social anxiety. Bonnie is passionate about ensuring therapy is an empowering and meaningful experience, seeing each person as an
individual and adapting support to encourage these feelings. When not working, Bonnie spends her time with friends and family, or in
the countryside with her loyal companion Steve the spaniel.

Qualifications
Psychology (BSc Honours) – The University of Nottingham, 2014

Certificate in Counselling Skills Level 3 – Manchester College, 2016

Postgraduate Certificate in Advanced Practice Interventions for Mental Health – Primary Mental Health Care – The University of
Manchester, 2018

CPD Program in Long Term Conditions in Primary Mental Health Care – The University of Manchester 2019

Mental Health First Aider – MHFA England, 2021

Working towards a BABCP accredited masters in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy – Buckinghamshire New University