Gold+ Practitioners

Experienced and advanced Trauma Informed Education practitioners integrating Theraplay™ and DDP into both policy and practice 

First NameLast NameEmailRegionPractitioner Level
AndrewBakerandybaker@thebigaskforlearning.netSouth WestGold+ EastGold+
MoragDrysdalemorag@parallel-training.comSouth EastGold EastGold+ EastGold+
AlisonLumleyal1976@icloud.comEast MidlandsGold+
LouiseM Bombè EastGold+ EastGold+ EastGold+ EastGold+ EastGold+

Gold Practitioners

Gold Practitioners have completed Theraplay™ Level 1 & DDP Level 1

First NameLast NameEmailRegionPractitioner Level EastGold WestGold EastGold
RachelRae Morfinrm.attachmentlead@gmail.comYorkshireGold
JoSimpsonjsimpsonattachment@gmail.comSouth WestGold

Key to Practitioner Levels

Bronze – have completed 7 Day Attachment Lead Training,

Silver – have completed Theraplay™ Level 1,

Gold – have completed Theraplay™ Level 1 & DDP Level 1,

Gold+ – have completed another trauma responsive training eg NME, BUSS, SAI, EMDR, EFT etc

More Info

Please visit the Attachment Lead Network website for more info on regions and roles.


Three well respected and established organisations join up to advocate for an empathic and informed understanding of the impact of trauma and loss on pupils.


The latest research in child development, attachment and neuroscience coupled with accredited experienced practitioners.


Creating small personalised teams in school who provide consistent, attuned and responsive care and rich, relational approaches.


Encouraging attendance at local support groups, regional hubs, national conferences and completing further reading


Providing the training, resources and support for staff and assistants so that children and young people who have experienced trauma and loss have access to the help they need.