Workplace Wellness


Supporting Mental Health and Wellbeing, in partnership with Workplace Wellness in Bradford on Avon as a Mental Health Mentor

Jude works with Occupational Health Physicians, a company called Workplace Wellness, based in Bradford on Avon. In this role she supports and mentors clients, facilitating and encouraging self-care strategies, engagement in appropriate resources and services and a journey back to wellness and work. All clients have been assessed by an Occupational Health Doctor beforehand, and she works in collaboration with the clinical team to support individuals to find a successful bespoke pathway.

About Jude

After studying Dentistry at the University of Liverpool, she qualified in 1996 and was a dentist in general practice for 24 years. She has significant experience in clinical leadership as the lead clinician and Partner in a large NHS practice.

She holds a CMI qualification in the Principles of Management and Leadership, is a Hypnotherapist with a foundation in counselling skills, and is training towards becoming a Psychotherapist. She has now relinquished clinical dentistry - instead focussing on her deep interest in emotional and mental well-being. She is also a Yoga and Meditation teacher with a studio and treatment room.

As well as healthcare, Jude is familiar with education settings: she has been a governor for over 10 years across two secondary schools. She has Chaired the Board as well as various sub committees including Staffing and HR. She has led governance in core areas: Equality and inclusion, SEND, Safeguarding and Wellbeing. She is adept at compliance having experience with both CQC and Ofsted regulations.

Jude believes in developing people in tandem with the vision and values of an organisation. Her leadership and management approach has always been inclusive.

A compassionate, caring and supportive professional, she works with the input of Dr Heffer and Dr Tees. If you would like more information about this service please contact Workplace Wellness in Bradford on Avon who will be pleased to help.


Judith Starkey

Bachelor of Dental Surgery, Dip Hyp CS, CMI Principles of Management and Leadership (L3), RYT (Yoga Alliance)