Our Team



Julie Kelly, Director & Senior CBT & EMDR Psycotherapist.


Julie holds a BSc (Hons) Psych Ad Dip CBT. EMDR Cert.: she is an accredited member of the BABCP, the lead organisation for CBT in the UK & an EMDR Europe accredited practioner.


Julie founded JamesonKelly with the aim of developing a service to offer a quality therapy delivered by experienced therapists & tailored to the clients needs. She is passionate about ensuring that clients are offered therapy when they need it & tailored to their specific needs. All aimed at improving the lives of clients, their friends & families.

Whilst in training Julie volunteered for Anxiety UK. It was here that her interest of the physiology of anxiety & trauma developed, she later joined the trauma service at the Retreat York & trained in EMDR & schema therapy. She utilises all of her training & over 15 years of experience when she is working with clients to ensure that they recieve a bespoke level of therapy.

Julie has extensive experience of working with people who have a range of issues that detrimentally affect the quality of their lives.

Julie & JamesonKelly have therefore enabled people to have enjoyed positive results from the therapy provided to them.

Something that the Company & Julie are very proud of.




Chris Atha. Senior Consultant Therapist. CBT.


Chris has more than 24 years experience of using CBT in different NHS settings & privately with a wide range of problems including stress, anxiety, depression & eating disorders. Chris has a specific clinical interest in health anxiety & obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD). He is committed to his work & always aims to ensure that he has a good therapeutic relationship & formulation of the clients problem to ensure progress is maintained. Chris also offers private supervision to practioners using CBT, & in the past has run courses in CBT at Leeds & York Universities. He supervises doctors, nurses & psychologists currently & in the past. Chris is proud to be accredited as a CBT therapist, as well as being a supervisor & trainer. Chris has extensive experience in research & has a number of publications relating to therapeutic work. In his spare time Chris enjoys classic films, fishing & spending quality time with his family.


Chris can be contacted directly or via the JamesonKelly office. His direct number is 07xxx xxxxx



Cherri King. Student Practioner.


Cherri is the student practioner at JamesonKelly & is currently studying for her Msc at Salford University, one of the few recognised accredited Cognitive Behavioural therapy courses in the country.

She already holds a BSc (Hons) in psychology & is a student member of the BABCP.

Cherri is able to offer reduced fee CBT to clients in the Harrogate area & all her work is & will be fully supervised by the companies senior therapist Julie Kelly.  Cherri's professional indemnity is provided by Balens.

Quiet & very sensible - Cherri adores her family & laughs in a way that is wonderfully infectious.


Cherri's appointments are arranged through the JamesonKelly head office.





Please read our testimonials by CLICKING HERE. The therapists at JamesonKelly have the benefit of many years experinece working & supporting people from all walks of life. Call JamesonKelly today & arrange a free telephone consultation with one of our approved practitioners.



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