Who we are

All of the professionals at the Eating Problems Service have specialised in helping people overcome issues of eating and body image.

Meet our founders:

Mary Wood


Mary Wood is a UKCP therapist who has a private practice based in West London where she specialises in eating disorders and weight management. She previously worked as a consultant in stress management. She also runs workshops for adolescents on body image and self esteem.

Tracy Goodman


Tracy Goodman is a BACP accredited counsellor who manages a counselling service for a national airline where she is experienced in dealing with post traumatic stress. She also runs a private practice in West London for people with eating disorders.

Eileen Murphy


Eileen Murphy has managed a psychiatric rehabilitation service, and an eating disorder unit. She has conducted a special study the effects of food on mental health, and written a Health Authority care programme on the treatment of eating disorders.

Amy Alexander


Amy Alexander is a trained counsellor and an individual member of the BACP. She has a private practice based in North London where she specializes in eating disorders and family support work. Amy has a particular interest in Anorexia and she also runs workshops on eating disorders for adults and adolescents.

Rosemary Helyer


Rosemary Helyer is a BACP counsellor who has a practice in Wiltshire and also offers counselling in GP practice. She has specialist training in eating disorders and bereavement. She is developing her special interest in obesity through group work.