Linda joined OXPIP as a trainee in January 2012 and is now an OXPIP parent-infant psychotherapist working with the Saplings project and as part of the open access service. Linda started out as a nurse midwife working for VSO and other charities in Papua New Guinea and Afghanistan. Returning to the UK, Linda worked in Public Health whilst studying for an MA on Social Policy. For the past 20 years Linda has also been involved in counselling and therapy which involved setting up East Oxford Women's Counselling Service. She has an Integrative Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy MA and works with children in care alongside working for OXPIP.