creating a better future for the UK - one baby at a time

Brighton PIP


BrightPIP is based in Moulsecoomb Children’s Centre, Hodshrove Lane, Brighton BN2 4SE.

The team was established by Dr. Kerry Taylor, Clinical Psychologist who leads the service.

It includes:

Jo Collinson - Child & Adolescent Psychotherapist, responsible for our ‘ assessment and formulation’ programme for services working with infants & families who have complex needs. Also, lead in BrightPIP Clinical Discussion Meetings.

Ali Edwards - Referral & Assessment Co-ordinator  and Antenatal Programme Developer.

Sally Cranfield - Baby Massage Therapist enhancing attachment & bonding through caring and nurturing touch.

Kirsten Francis – Specialist Health Visitor, Family Nurse Practitioner, VIG (Video Interaction Guidance) therapist and Mellow Bumps Pre-Natal Practitioner.


BrightPIP take referrals from Moulsecoomb, Hollingdean and Colsdean areas of Brighton.

To refer please contact Kerry Taylor by Email or call 01273 291670.

We currently offer:

individual parent-infant therapy;

baby massage;

Mellow Bumps Pre-Natal Group;

assessment and formulation of complex attachment for services working with parents from conception to 2 years;

work with birth-trauma, early parental trauma and;

Video Interactive Guidance for new parents experiencing anxiety or distress in the parent-infant relationship.


BrightPIP’s vision is to change the future for vulnerable babies, one baby at a time in Brighton and Hove.  We want every baby in our community to grow up feeling safe, secure and loved. We intend to ensure parent-infant psychological therapy (PIP) is freely available to all families in Brighton and Hove who need it.