Anthea Benjamin

Purple Therapy

Headshot photo of Anthea Benjamin from the shoulders up smiling wearing a yellow collared top

About Anthea

Anthea Benjamin is a UKCP and BACP registered Integrative Arts Psychotherapist, Play Therapist, Somatic Experiencing practitioner, Group Analyst, Supervisor and organisational consultant.

Anthea has worked extensively with children, adolescents, adults, families, couples, and groups for over 20 years in various settings including schools, community projects and within the NHS.  She works as a therapist delivering training and consultancy in a range of professional and educational contexts. Anthea also offers therapeutic services such as self-reflective groups and team supervision both in organizations and within her private practice in south London.

 Anthea has written a number of papers and articles about trauma, working with groups, intersectionality and transracial adoption.  Anthea has a special interest in transracial and inter-country adoption racial trauma, particularly working with racial trauma in the body.