The AIMH Committee

President AIMH (UK)Jane Barlow, President AIMH (UK)
Professor of Evidence-Based Intervention and Policy Evaluation, Department Social Policy and Intervention, University of Oxford

Dawn Cannon, Honorary Secretary
Senior Teaching Fellow University of Warwick; Director Warwick Infant & Family Wellbeing Unit (WIFWu); Director Infant Mental Health Online (IMHOL)

Mandi Sembi, Honorary Treasurer
Financial and Business Analyst

Committee Members

Amanda Jones Psychotherapist, Hon. Associate Professor of Warwick Medical School and Head of NE London NHS Foundation Trust Tier 3 Perinatal PIMHS
Angela Underdown
Christine Puckering Clinical, Forensic and Neuro-Psychologist, Programme Director Mellow Parenting and Trustee Scottish PIMH Network
Eilis Kennedy Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, Tavistock Clinic
Francesca Calvocoressi Child & Adolescent Psychotherapist, Scottish Institute Human Relations
Jill Demilew Consultant Midwife, Kings College Hospital NHS FT
Joan Raphael-Leff Psychoanalyst, Social Psychologist, Leader Academic Faculty for Psychoanalytic Research, UCL/Anna Freud Centre, Visiting Professor University of Essex
Joanna Hawthorne Psychologist, Director of Brazleton Centre, Cambridge
Julie Watson Senior Lecturer/Researcher - Child and Maternal - Canterbury Christ Church University
Maggie Harris Former Honorary Secretary AIMH (UK) - Specialist Health Visitor for Infant Mental Health
Mary Nolan Professor of Perinatal Education, Institute of Health and Society, University of Worcester
Penelope Leach Research Psychologist and Hon Senior Research Fellow Birkbeck and The Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust
Penny Rackett Educational Psychologist
Sara Rance Consultant Child & Adolescent Psychotherapist, Parent Infant Psychotherapist Enfield Parent Infant Partnership, Visiting Lecturer Tavistock & Portman NHS Trust
Tejinder Kondel-Laws Consultant Clinical Psychologist and Director at ClickParenting and practice in Perinatal and Infant Mental Health, Whittington NHS Trust
Tessa Baradon Child Psychotherapist

Advisory Board (Appointed)

Dilys Daws Honorary Consultant Child Psychotherapist Tavistock Clinic, Founder AIMH (UK)
Robin Balberine Child Psychotherapist

Ex-Officio Member


Andrea Green