Board of Trustees

Responsible to members and the Charity Commission, the Board oversees the fulfilment of the charity's objectives. Both individual and organisational members have representation on the board.

The Board meets four times a year. One of these meetings is an 'away day' which takes place over two days.

The Chair of UKCP and the Board of Trustees is elected. The Chair leads the Board which, together with the Chief Executive, sets the strategy for the organisation. The Chair and the Chief Executive together lead the organisation and represent UKCP to the public.

Vice Chair
There is one elected Vice Chair; they support the Chair and attend the Board as a trustee.

Members of the Board

Martin Pollecoff, Integrative Psychotherapist



Vice Chair
Pat Hunt, psychoanalytic psychotherapist



Neil Robertson, psychotherapeutic counsellor and chartered accountant





 Keith Carlton, psychoanalytic psychotherapist




Photo of James Caspian James Caspian, hypno-psychotherapist




Andy Cottom, Vice Chair of the Professional Regulatory Committee of the Colleges and Faculties (PRCCF), psychodynamic psychotherapist



David FitzgeraldDavid Fitzgerald, lay trustee, Director of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Ireland



John Loughrey, lay trustee, Head of Legal at IRIS Software Group Limited




Photo of Jacqui McCouat Jacqui McCouat, humanistic integrative psychotherapist




 Emma Williams, lay trustee, Executive Director of PTA UK




Non trustees in attendance

Alex CrawfordAlex Crawford, Board Administrator and UKCP Governance Officer




Janet WeiszActing Chief Executive
Janet Weisz, psychoanalytic psychotherapist



Trustees report and financial statements

For the year ended 30 September 2013

For the year ended 30 September 2014

For the year ended 30 September 2015

Board minutes

31 January 2014
26 April 2014
2 July 2014 
4 July 2014
18 July 2014
27 September 2014
30 January 2015
25 April 2015
17 July 2015
26 September 2015
29 January 2016
16 April 2016
15 July 2016

Future meeting dates

Saturday 24 September 2016