Andy is a mindfulness teacher and registered mental health nurse with a background in community mental health nursing in inner London.

He has trained in both MBCT and MBSR and works with NHS and homelessness sector staff groups and service users. He has a special interest in mindfulness for people experiencing distressing voices and paranoia and works in partnership with local Mind centres in London offering innovative groups.

More recently, in conjunction with Prof Mark Williams, he has been working on the development and implementation of a mindfulness project for staff and prisoners in a London prison following the award of a grant from Oxford Mindfulness Centre.