Lesley Wilson

Lesley Wilson

Senior Lecturer

School of Community Health and Midwifery

Harrington Building, HA250

+44 (0) 1772 89 3789

I am one of the facilitators for the PG Diploma for Integrative Psychotherapy, am module leader for the Supervision programme and one of the Trainers for the IAPT Counselling for Depression Course. I have been a part time member of the Counselling & Psychotherapy Team for a number of years and continue gather knowledge and experience from colleague and the students I meet.

Full Profile

Lesley Wilson MSc is a BACP Accredited Counsellor and Qualified Supervisor and Trainer. Her time is divided between working as a Senior Lecturer with the University of Central Lancashire and as a Counsellor, Supervisor and Trainer for a private Organisation. Lesley has worked within the Private, Voluntary and Statutory Services for over 17 years. She has managed Counselling & Psychotherapy Services, has worked clinically as a Senior Counsellor for Sure Start and Lancashire Care NHS Trust, the Priory, Place2Be and a number of other Agencies. Lesley’s clinical experience is with adults and children and therefore her practice integrates a number of humanistic theoretical modalities. The fundamental philosophy which underpins all of her work acknowledges the value of a therapeutic relationship which respects and endeavours to understand the phenomenological experience of each encounter.


  • M.Sc Counselling & Psychotherapy, University of Central Lancashire 2014
  • P.G. Diploma in Counselling, University of Salford 2002
  • Diploma in Counselling, University of Salford 1998

Membership of professional and learned bodies

  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy
  • Accredited member of the British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Teaching activities and responsibilities

  • PG Dip/MA Integrative Psychotherapy
  • IAPT Counselling for Depression
  • Module Leader for Certificate in Clinical Supervision Module


  • IAPT Counselling for Depression