Jon Blend MA Dip Psych, Dip Child (UKCP registered) is a Gestalt /Integrative psychotherapist, clinical supervisor and Lifemusician. Jon has thirty years experience of working therapeutically with adults and children in social work, family psychiatry and performing arts settings. Currently Jon works in private practice in London. He teaches the Violet Oaklander approach to expressive arts therapies at The Gestalt Centre, peripatetically and internationally. Jon also tutors in humanistic therapies on the counselling diploma at Minster Centre. His writings include chapter 12 – “Am I Bovvered?” on arts -based psychotherapy with adolescents in Harris and Lee’s book Relational Child, Relational Brain.