Chris Madden


Chris is an experienced integrative Counsellor/ Psychotherapist and Mental Health First Aid England Instructor. He has worked therapeutically in mental health services and educational settings including SEND provision and in higher education. He has developed wellbeing and counselling provision at a leading university, lectures in counselling and psychotherapy at Leeds Beckett University, works in private practice and is an advisor and therapeutic service provider for a number of national charities. 

Chris is passionate about destigmatizing mental health, developing a deeper understanding and practical support skills through education and dialogue. For Create Learn Inspire, he currently delivers Adult Mental Health First Aid (two day course), Mental Health Champion (one day) and Mental Health Aware (half day). From autumn 2021, we will also be offering Youth Mental Health First Aid courses.