Our Therapists & Practitioners

Helen Otterburn ITEC Dip, OSMA

  • Clinic founder / director

Helen is a qualified Clinical Reflexologist, Therapeutic Massage, No Hands and Seated Acupressure Massage therapist. She initially trained in Sydney, Australia in 1990, then went on to further her training in the UK.

She trained with the Crane School of Reflexology, Harlow and gained credits in Clinical Reflexology, Anatomy and Physiology at Regent’s College, London.

She gained distinctions in both practical & theory in Therapeutic Massage and went on to train in ‘No Hands’ massage.

She has been practising since 1991 and founded the Bay Clinic, in December 2000.

Mary Wragg MCSP SRP

  • State registered physiotherapist and a member of the Health Professions Council.

Mary qualified over ten years ago. She works part-time at TheĀ  Bay clinic and part-time for the NHS at York Hospital. She has extensive post-graduate training including acupuncture, injection therapy and is nearing the end of a Masters degree in physiotherapy She is registered with all the major health insurance companies.

Dr Emma Henderson, Consultant Clinical Psychologist D.Clin, AfBPS, HCPC PYL06186

Emma continues to practice within NHS and privately as a Consultant Clinical Psychologist with over 30 years experience. Clinical Psychologists undergo a minimum of seven years of training and Emma’s approach is to draw on a number of different therapeutic models including CBT, ACT (Acceptance and Commitment Therapy), Compassion Focused Therapy and Mindfulness.

Emma is covered by most major insurance companies or treatment may be self funded. 

Jane Bradley Bsc(hons), accredited CAT practitioner & supervisor

Jane is a Psychotherapist and has worked for the NHS Mental Health Services for 24 years. Jane is trained and accredited in various evidenced based psychological therapies including Cognitive Analytic Therapy (CAT). For more info go to www.acat.me.uk .


Anna established her practice in the Helmsley area over eleven years ago, following five years of intensive study at university in the Republic of Poland. She achieved her Master’s Degree, specialising in Cosmetology, from the Medical University of Lodz, in 2004. Prior to this, she completed a Bachelor Degree in Cosmetology in 2002 from the Academy of Physiotherapy, in Wroclaw - in both instances being awarded the highest grade. Anna undertakes regular courses of training to ensure her techniques and products remain consistent with current practice and has been fully trained in the use and application of Payot products.