We have a friendly, approachable and very experienced team here at The EMDR Academy to ensure our training courses are high quality, engaging and innovative.  Read below for more details.

Meet our Head Trainers…

Meet our Training Facilitators …



Claire Wesson is the main administrator and Operations Director, please do email if you are unable to find your answers on our FAQ page.

Sylwia and Synj are innovative, hardworking and have years of accounting, bookkeeping, and administration experience.

Please email info@emdracademy.co.uk for any finance enquiries

Jo offers our team brilliant business support and she helps to co-ordinate and support the administrative part of our trainings.

Other Information


• Winston Churchill Fellow (2009) – read more at http://www.wcmt.org.uk/fellows/stories/matthew-wessons-story
• DV security cleared.


Selected Publications

Wesson MI, Whybrow D, Gould M, Greenberg N. An Initial Evaluation of the Clinical and Fitness for Work Outcomes of a Military Group Behavioural Activation Programme. Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy. 42(02) 243-247.

Wesson MI, Whybrow D, Greenberg N, Gould M. Clinical supervision in a UK military Department of Community Mental Health. Journal of the Royal Army Med Corps. Published Online First: May 27, 2013

Wesson, M.I. ‘Lessons learnt from America’ – Reflections from a fellowship examining the prevention, recognition and treatment of operational stress injuries in US Army serving personnel. Journal of the Royal Naval Medical Service 2010; 96 (3): 175-184

Wesson, M.I & Gould, M. Can a return-to-work agenda fit within the theory and practice of CBT for anxiety disorders and depression? The Cognitive Behaviour Therapist, 2010, 3, 27–42.
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Wesson, M.I & Gould, M. Intervening Early with EMDR on Military Operations.
Journal of EMDR Practice and Research, Volume 3, Number 2, 2009

If you would like a copy of any of these the articles please do get in touch