Rena Choudhury is a trainee counsellor on placement. She comes from a financial background with 16 years of leadership and management experience. She volunteers as a hospital panel manager for a mental health hospital, sits as a trustee on the board for Paiwand, a charity providing support for refugees and her main employment is at Save the Children. She is passionate about making a difference and in particular working with BAME communities to receive support with mental health challenges. She completed her level 2&3 with Stephen Maynard & Association using the Islamic Counselling Approach and is currently completing her level 4 using an Integrative Approach. She speaks English and Bengali fluently.