The Team


Robert Hudson

Clinical Director and Founder of the Hudson Centre.

Robert is a UKCP psychotherapist & Certified Sex Addiction and Trauma Specialist with over 10 years’ experience. He is a member of the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (MBACP) and an accredited member of the College of Sexual and Relationship Therapy (COSRT). Robert’s professional experience includes working with men and women in private practice as well as individuals, couples (both same sex and heterosexual couples) and groups. Robert is an integrative psychotherapist who draws on humanistic, psychoanalytic/psychodynamic and cognitive behavioural models. Robert is a certified CSAT supervisor and is currently undertaking DPsych Studies.


Allan Eno,

MSc, BSc, Cert, Integrative Psychotherapist & Clinical Supervisor.

A registered and accredited practitioner with the British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP) and a registered member of the British Psychological Society (BPS). Allan maintains over 17 years clinical experience and possesses a wealth of experience providing psychological therapy for a range of problems, which have included; depression, PTSD, abuse, (i.e. sexual/physical/emotional)phobias, a range of anxiety disorders and relationship problems and or breakdown. Allan works with individuals and couples and remains flexible in his approach. He has extensive experience and expertise in various addiction problems, which include substance misuse, alcohol and gambling. As an integrative practitioner, his main approach includes the applications of CBT, Solution Focused Brief Therapy, Humanistic/Person Centred Therapy, which are frequently combined with hypnotic interventions/guided imagery and visualisation to bring about swift effective change.


Ashley Howard,

CSAT Therapist and Trauma Specialist.

Ashley is an Associate of Robert Hudson working at The Hudson Centre for Psychotherapy and Recovery. He has completed a Masters in Addiction Psychology and Counselling and is a qualified Hypnotherapist. He is currently in training with CSAT and working towards accreditation with the BACP. He has a keen interest in the nature of sex addiction and the psychological functioning behind the behaviour. Ashley has experience of a myriad of settings within addiction treatment and has spent time learning and understanding different treatment modalities and approaches to working with many types of addiction. Ashley’s main areas of interest is working with Sexually addicted individuals and re-establishing healthy intimacy in their relationships. He currently works with Robert Hudson on intensive programs and weekly groups structured to support sex addiction treatment.


Karen Lloyd,

Certified Sex Addiction and Relationship Therapist.

Karen is a relationship therapist, psychosexual psychotherapist and a certified sexual addiction therapist. She also works as a trainer, and as an accreditation assessor for BACP. She has a Post Graduate Diploma in psychosexual psychotherapy and previously worked as a therapist and trainer for Relate for over 10 years. Karen works with individuals and couples and groups. She has a special interest in working with female partners of sexual addicts. She runs weekly psycho-educational courses and on going women’s support groups for female partners of those with sexually compulsive/addictive behaviours, as well as intensive residential psycho-educational groups.


Sally O’Sullivan,

Integrative Psychotherapist.

Sally is one of The Hudson Centre’s Therapists and is currently completing the CSAT qualification. Sally is a UKCP accredited psychotherapist and member of the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP). Having achieved a Masters in Integrative psychotherapy she has acquired a range of skills to work with relationship issues, anxiety and depressive disorders. She is currently completing a Diploma in transpersonal couples counselling. Sally continues to work with sex addiction with individuals and couples as well.


Barbara Pawson

Consultant Trauma Psychotherapist

Barbara Pawson is a qualified psychotherapist with over 20 years’ experience in therapy.  She specialises in all types of personal issues, particularly trauma and addiction.  She has a MSc in Addiction Psychology and Counselling, and has completed her qualifications at several universities and specialist centres in England, the US, Germany and Ireland.

Her professional experience includes running a treatment centre, and working with clients in private practice.  Barbara also has a post-graduate qualification in Clinical Supervision, enabling her to oversee and guide other professionals as part of their practice. She regularly designs and runs workshops focusing on developmental trauma and how clients can deal with its impact in their daily lives. Barbara’s methods include using the Neuro-Affective Relational Approach (NARM) and the Pia Mellody model on trauma reduction


Joshua Bourne,

Office Administrator.

Joshua works at The Hudson Centre assisting in business operations, booking client appointments and administrative duties. He brings experience from various aspects of psychology, including both organisational and counselling. Joshua is currently completing a doctorate in Counselling Psychology.


Sonal Pandya ,

Office Manager and Assistant to Robert Hudson.

Sonal is currently completing a Diploma and Masters in Integrative Counselling and Psychotherapy and has a background in mental health and sexual violence. As the Practice Office Manager and Assistant to the Clinical Director Robert Hudson, Sonal is the first point of contact for clients and will handle your enquiries when you phone in or email. She manages the overall office and Centre day-to-day operations, including room rental.