UK College Staff and Trainers

Mark Davis – College Principal and TrainerIMG_7274_web

Mark is a cognitive behavioural hypnotherapist with a practice in Central and North London. Mark trained in cognitive-behavioural hypnotherapy with Donald Robertson in 2006 and has had a full time practice since 2007. He has a diploma in Cognitive Behavioural Hypnotherapy (Dip. Hyp.) and  a Dual Honours Degree in Pyschology and Philosophy from Sheffield University. He is also the Chairman of the Register of Evidence-Based Hypnotherapy and Psychotherapy.

Professional Memberships:

  • Senior Registered Hypnotherapist with the General Hypnotherapy Register (GHR)
  • Accredited Hypnotherapist with The National Council of Hypnotherapy (NCH)
  • Accredited Clinical Hypnotherapist with REBHP
  • Professional Member of the Association of Contextual Behavioural Science (ACT Therapist)Teaching on our course
  • Member of The Royal Society for the Protection of  Health
  • Member of The International Stress Management Association
  • Registered Hypnotherapist with the Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council


Lorna Cordwell – Diploma Co-Trainerlorna2

Lorna Cordwell has been a practising therapist since 1987.  A psychotherapist specialising in hypnosis, Lorna originally trained at the National College of Hypnosis and Psychotherapy.  She holds a Bachelors degree in Social Psychology from the University of London and a Masters Degree in Psychological Research methods from the University of Hull.  As well as having private practice, Lorna has trained and supervised therapists for the past 9 years.

Lorna takes an integrative approach to therapy, blending several techniques, although she has a particular interest in the Socio-Cognitive model of Hypnosis..  Lorna is accredited by UKCP and REBHP as a therapist and supervisor, and is a member of BPS, CNHC and NCH.


Daniel Mirea, MSc – CPD Workshopsdaniel-mirea1

Daniel Mirea is a senior psychotherapist and lecturer  who trained in all aspects of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (including Mindfulness, Hypno-CBT and EMDR) with a career of more than 25 years in the mental health field. He is an accredited practitioner with both BABCP and UKCP, a fellow alumnus of King’s College and a senior associate at The Royal Medical Society. He is a director of a private mental heath services provider and also manages his own private practice; Daniel is an experienced consultant clinical supervisor within the South-East London trust and a CBT course leader with NSPC – Midddlesex University and Regents University. He has a particular interest in integrating hypnosis with CBT in the context of trans-diagnostic approaches.
Read more about Daniel here.

Fabienne Davis – Director and Training Administratorfab5

Fabienne joined the College in February 2013 having previously supported Mark as the administrator and secretary for Mark’s clinic, Inspired Hypnosis. Fabienne is also the administrator for REBHP.

Please email Fabienne at for help with any enquiries and training course bookings.

Hui Bee Teh – Assistant Director (Asia Branch)DSC_1242

Hui Bee is a UK trained clinical psychologist who practises in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Hui Bee has a Masters in Clinical Psychology & Mental Health from the University of Sussex. She trained with the UK College of Hypnosis & Hypnotherapy in 2012 and was awarded the Diploma in Cognitive Behavioural Hypnotherapy.  Hui Bee worked within the NHS in the UK and now runs her own practice in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


IMG_3289Hui Bee specialises in using CBT and hypnosis for depression, anxiety related problems, sleeping difficulties, coping with stress/worries, phobia, OCD, relaxation training, confidence building, problem solving, mindfulness and acceptance. She’s also an advocate of Acceptance and Commitment training, and using Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) for mood and anxiety related problems.
Hui Bee is fluent in English, Mandarin, Cantonese & Hokkien. She assists the UK College in preparing, translating and teaching our diploma course in China and South East Asia.


Donald Robertson – Advisory Board

Donald Robertson

Donald Robertson

Donald is a registered hypnotherapist (GHR) and a UKCP and EAP registered hypno-psychotherapist. He specialises in cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT), cognitive-behavioural and evidence-based approaches to hypnotherapy, philosophical approaches to therapy, and the treatment of anxiety.  He has over 15 years’ experience of teaching and clinical practice both as a hypnotherapist with a busy Harley Street clinic, and as a schools counsellor in South London. Donald has designed self-help materials as part of a clinical research project commissioned by Defra on the use of stress management techniques and hypnotherapy for noise-related stress.
Donald founded the UK College back in 2003 and in 2013 handed over the College to Mark.

Donald is the author of numerous articles, the recently published book The Discovery of Hypnosis: The Complete Writings of James Braid, The Father of Hypnotherapy (NCH) and The Philosophy of CBT and The Practice of Cognitive-Behavioural Hypnotherapy both published by Karnac.


Simon Clark – Internal Verifiersimon

Simon is a fully qualified hypnotherapist and psychotherapist working in private practice. He trained with, and gained a Diploma from the National College of Hypnotherapists and Psychotherapists, is a registered member of the National Register of Hypnotherapists and Psychotherapists, and is registered with the United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP). Simon is also a member of the European Association for Psychotherapy (EAP), The Register of Approved Gastrointestinal Hypnotherapists and Psychotherapists, and has a certificate in NLP Psychotherapy.