Mandy joined Bayberry in 2012 and since then has driven the expansion of the organisation to include the flagship Bayberry Manor service, Bayberry Cottages and Bayberry Meadows. She holds a Diploma in Psychotherapy and is passionate about pioneering and innovating within this field. Her continuing professional development includes her current studies at Harvard University (which she attends via live transatlantic video link) with current focus on the science of memory and advances in biotechnology for psychological support. She continues to focus on development of the unique services provided by the organisation and has a special interest in creating person-centred services and supporting the process of resilience building for a purpose driven life. Mandy specialises in anxiety and trauma, with emphasis on memory and the use of the mind’s own resources for the re-balancing and fulfilment of emotional needs. Mandy’s original background was in the legal, financial and communication industries and she brings a wealth of experience to the organisation. As a writer, she was part of the conceptual development teams for global brands and has written several books.