Directory of Spiritual Directors

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  1. Philippa Bird (Franciscan tertiary)

    • 020 8932 1518
    • London - Central, London West
    A Franciscan tertiary, I draw inspiration from ancient and contemporary practice in the Christian spiritual tradition and modern psychological insights. I offer spiritual direction at the London Centre for Spiritual Direction and seek a donation of £30 per session to cover my supervision, spiritual direction and room hire.
  2. Chris Blakeley (Anglican)

    • 07966130903
    • England, Hampshire, London - Central
    • Skype
    I work with people seeking a ‘deepening’ of their ‘listening’ (head, heart, body) and intimacy with God. I am a Benedictine Oblate and draw on Ignatian Spirituality. I am also a leadership coach and accompany people wherever they are on their spiritual journey. Qualified in Organisational Psychology, Spiritual Direction and Christian Counselling.
  3. Jane Booth (Christian)

    • 01635 30343
    • Berkshire
    I am an experienced and trained spiritual director and guide for the Ignatian Exercises. I provide an open, non-judgmental, sacred space where people can reflect on, discern and explore their unique walk with God. I listen sensitively with an open heart, especially with those experiencing transition or living on the edge. I am an associate of a contemplative religious order and my garden is part of the Quiet Garden Movement.
  4. Alice Bree (Anglican)

    • 0208 967 3994
    • London – North West
    I am a lifelong Christian. I worked as a nurse and midwife before I married a Roman Catholic. I think of myself as Benedictine and am interested in Ecumenism/Unity, contemplative prayer and meditation. I worked as a psychotherapist for many years before I trained as a Spiritual Director at LCS on the Encounter Course. I lead Quiet Days contemplating creativity with an emphasis on the significance of clay. I am a ceramic artist and teacher of Ceramics. I also assist at weeks of Accompanied Prayer locally
  5. Carolyn Bridgen (Anglican, Christian)

    • 07811 789793
    • London - Central, Surrey
    I am trained as an Ignatian Spiritual Director and can offer both the 19th Annotation and also a broader form of spiritual direction using visual arts, poetry and writings. I have provided a number of contemplative art workshops. I have also practiced as a qualified Art Psychotherapist for the last 20 years. In my therapeutic work I have had an interest in spiritual abuse. I am interested in the interweaving of Spirituality with Psychology and Creativity.
  6. Kayte Brimacombe (Catholic)

    • 07801 930456
    • London - North
    I am passionate about offering a sacred space to others who want to deepen their relationship with God, as my own life has been incredibly enriched by that accompaniment. I am a Catholic and have been practising centering prayer, as taught by Thomas Keating, for many years. I also bring experience as a mother and carer and I have a particular interest in L’Arche spirituality. I have an MA in integrative transpersonal psychotherapy (2004) and see directees at my home in N8. I am happy to work with people of all faiths or none.
  7. Carolyn Buckeridge (Anglican, Quaker)

    • 020 8778 7699
    • London - South
    I have a heart for the spiritual well-being of clergy. I see my role as to grow and nurture other people’s passion for Jesus.
  8. Revd Joan Burkitt-Gray (Anglican)

    • London - Central
    I’m an experienced Ignatian director and love helping directees make the Spiritual Exercises of St Ignatius in their daily lives (the 19th Annotation). I enjoy helping directees explore what blesses their faith & prayer & lives including working with art & their creativity. I’m also experienced in directing ordinands and those working in the city.
  9. Julie Burnett-Kirk (C of E Ecumenical)

    • 07795125767
    • Sussex
    • Skype
    I have been practicing as a trained spiritual director for seven years. My approach is drawn from a variety of Christian traditions with a strong Ignatian influence. I am involved in training new spiritual directors. My background is in education and leadership coaching and my interests include art and painting.
  10. Julie Carroll (Anglican)

    • 07930 390885
    • Sussex
    • Skype, Email
    I have worked as a psychotherapist in the NHS for 20 years working in South London. I also trained as an Ignation spiritual director at the LCSD and recently graduated from St Mary’s London in Healthcare Chaplaincy (2018) Currently, working as an Anglican lay chaplain to Brighton Hospital and the Royal Alexandra Children’s hospital as well as offering Spiritual Direction & Counselling. My experience in these three areas help me to understand how significant life events can shape our Spiritual journey and experience of God. My role as S/D would be to help you explore your understanding and relationship with God and his will for you. I’m available for quiet day’s and retreats in Ignation prayer.

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Disclaimer: The information in this directory is provided by those whose names and information appear here. While many and even most here are known to us, the Centre cannot officially certify, recommend or endorse any listed here.

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