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About Us

“Based in Shropshire we provide bespoke training, counselling, psychotherapy and clinical supervision and governance for all Sectors.”

About Us

“Based in Shropshire we provide bespoke training, counselling, psychotherapy and clinical supervision and governance for all Sectors.”

Meet Wendy

Wendy has been involved in Mental Health work for many years as a practicing counsellor, working with a person and their lived experience, in particular trauma.
She developed and ran a charity in Shropshire specialising in Mental Health Advocacy, where she became a qualified Independent Mental Health Advocate. In that role she worked with adults, adolescents, and children. This enabled her to gain an in-depth knowledge of the Mental Health System. Wendy is also a contracted national workplace associate for Mental Health First Aid England and deliver’s all Adult/Workplace and Youth/Education Courses.

“A natural human reaction to a given set of circumstances”

Wendy Brook

Meet Bill

Bill has many years of experience within the education sector, most recently as a senior lecturer in Counselling and Psychotherapy. His specialist areas are integrative approaches to counselling and psychotherapy, clinical aspects of therapeutic work including clinical governance and supervision. He is a practicing counsellor and psychotherapist and specialises in using photographs in therapy. Bill is also a trainer offering CPD to fellow professionals in the field.

The curious paradox is that when I accept myself just as I am, then I can change” ( Carl Rogers ) 

Carl Rogers

Meet Charlotte

Charlotte has worked within Finance and Administration for a number of years, initially as an apprentice at a mental health advocacy charity. She went onto another charity which supported people with learning disabilities and later took a leap into the telecommunications industry, where she qualified as a full member of The Association of Accounting Technicians. She has looked after the numbers for Merulae since the start and from January 2019 she manages the day to day operations of Merulae.

Like wildflowers, you must allow yourself to grow in all the places people thought you never would

Charlotte Brook

Our Values

Listen and Support

Everyone is really listened to and heard. Everyone is supported in freedom of choice in services offered, awareness and consequent decisions.

Respect and Challenge

Everyone is respected in all they were, are, have and do, consistent with the rights of others. Everyone is challenged to live up to the responsibilities that freedom calls and decisions evoke.

Appreciate and Value

Everyone is appreciated for being who they are and their potential to become. Everyone is valued in their own identity, meaning, and purpose in life through their lived experience.


Everyone is encouraged to be part of the community through cooperation and contribution.


What people say


“You enabled me to find my own answers and then I was equipped to make the decisions and take the actions I needed too”

“For the first time in my life I felt heard”

“Thankyou for your empathy and sensitivity to my situation, I will always remember your words”