Kathleen Blades 

Drama and Movement Therapist and Clinical Coordinator

Kathleen is a Drama and Movement Therapist trained in the Sesame Approach. Her work is underpinned by psychoanalytic and developmental psychology, play and Movement with Touch and Sound.

Kathleen has specialist interest in SEBD, ASD and PMLD and has experience working therapeutically with children, young people and adults in settings including Mainstream and SEN Schools, CAMHS, NHS Specialist Day Centres and Charities.

Current Research:

Kathleen is currently co-authoring a chapter for an upcoming Drama therapy publication. 


  • MA Drama and Movement Therapy, The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama 2019
  • BA (Honours) Drama, The University of Northampton 2014

Professional Membership and Organisations:

Health and Care Professions Council, Registered no. AS16656
BADTh Registered Member