Jo trained as a psychiatrist (a medical doctor specialising in mental health) and worked in clinics and hospitals in London for many years before deciding to move exclusively into the field of psychotherapy, coaching and mediation. She now directs the Exeter Stress Clinic and specialises in trauma, stress and transformational coaching in SW UK.
She has published peer reviewed papers, articles and books in the field of stress, conflict, creativity and mental health.
Special interests include treating stress in doctors and high demand caring professions, infertile couples and female life cycle changes. The clinic links up with highly qualified practitioners in holistic person centred medicine nationally and internationally.