Executive Committee

BICA Chair and Deputy Chair of Accreditation Board

Angela Pericleous-Smith

Angela Pericleous-Smith has worked as a Counsellor for 17 years, specialising in infertility counselling for 12 years. Previously, working with one...

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Press Officer

Vicky Parkin

Vicky has been working as a counsellor since 2005, she specialises in infertility and now exclusively work in this area.  She holds a BA in Ea...

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Honorary Treasurer and Membership Secretary

Suzanne Dark

After working in a variety of settings Suzanne qualified as a counsellor in 2002 and worked for many years in a NHS Women’s Health clinic and...

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Information Officer

Deborah Howe

Deborah is currently employed as the Specialist Infertility Counsellor at the Centre for Reproductive Medicine, Univer...

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Other BICA Professional Support

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Journal Editor

Kate Brian

Kate Brian is a former television journalist who began her career at the BBC as a news trainee and went on to work on Panorama before leaving for I...

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Accreditation Board Chair

Jim Monach

Jim Monach is now a consultant in mental health based in Sheffield, after a University career in social work, mental health teaching and research....

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Publications Officer

Janet Owen

Janet Owen has worked in Infertility counselling for the past 17 years, starting in a small clinic in Sunderland and n...

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Journal Sub-Committee

Deborah Sloan

Deborah Sloan is an independent fertility counsellor working in Brighton. She is part of the BICA Training Team, working mainly with on-line course...

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Journal Sub-Committee

Anthony Ryb

Anthony is an experienced bereavement & grief counsellor with a special interest in infertility and being childless (not through choice). He ha...

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