Rob Bedford

  • Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3333
  • Address: Student Wellbeing Service
    Newcastle University
    King's Gate
    Newcastle upon Tyne
    NE1 7RU

Roles and Responsibilities

I'm Deputy Manager of the Counselling and Mental Health Team and started working at Newcastle University as a Therapist with the Student Wellbeing Service in March 2007. The team are here to help enable students to get the most from their time at University and maximise their chances of academic success by providing, where appropriate, time-focused counselling and mental health disability support.


BSc in Occupational Therapy

Level 3 Certificate in Solution Focused Practice

Previous Positions

Senior Occupational Therapist in Mental Health:
Acute Mental Health Services at Guys Hospital, London
West End Mental Health Day Services, London
Charing Cross Mental Health Day Services, London
Acute Mental Health Services at North Tyneside Hospital

Fieldwork Supervisor for BSc Occupational Therapy students 


Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) OT25411