QUALIFIED & EXPERIENCED

Proud to be the only UK practitioner to hold Specialist Certificates in Chronic Disorganisation and Hoarding Disorder.

We are a team of skilled practitioners who are passionate about the work we do. We learn from world-leading experts and adapt our practice to meet the needs of the people we work with. We keep up-to-date with the latest research and use evidence-based therapeutic techniques.

SOCIAL ENTERPRISE

Life-Pod was incorporated as a Community Interest Company in 2013 by Linda Fay.

In 2014, after a period of study with the Institute for Challenging Disorganisation, Linda became the UK’s only practitioner to hold Specialist Certificates in Chronic Disorganisation & Hoarding Disorder.

SPECIALIST SERVICE

Our specialist practitioners team is managed by Alesha Cooper.

Alesha joined Life-Pod in 2019 … …

Alesha has worked in social care for over 12 years. She is fascinated by human behaviour and believes that all actions or activities serve a purpose for a person.

Alesha is passionate about helping people to find strategies to improve their quality of life.

Ruth Matthews
Ruth Matthews
hoarding practitioner
Sylvia Shearer
Sylvia Shearer
hoarding practitioner
Aimee Pick
Aimee Pick
hoarding practitioner
Christina Duncan
Christina Duncan
hoarding practitioner

BUSINESS OPERATIONS

Managing our pod and supporting our peas.

Ensuring our ‘pod’ stays fully compliant and operational, and providing resources required for our ‘peas’ to deliver excellent service to our clients.

peas
Diane Finnie
Diane Finnie
Finance & Operations Director
India Harkins
India Harkins
Management Assistant
Richard Ibbotson
Richard Ibbotson
Board Director

MISSION & VALUES

To improve the lives of people affected by extreme clutter and hoarding disorder.

“I continue to be impressed with the work that you do in Scotland.”

Dr Randy O. Frost
Keynote Speaker, Life-Pod’s International Conference (2018)