We are Onebright

The personalised mental healthcare company building a brighter way to provide life-changing support for people around the world. We work with everyone from insurance providers and companies to GPs and individuals to get people the support they need to feel better.

Onebright is now the fastest growing provider of private outpatient mental health services across a continuum of care and the leading outpatient mental healthcare company in the UK for patient referrals. We remain exclusively focused on mental health – dedicating all our energy and investment into improving end-to-end services for your employees’ mental health.

We combine evidence-based therapies and a world-class clinical network with cutting edge digital technology to support over 40,000 people a year and count more than 200 UK businesses as clients.
Our story
Formed in 2021, Onebright is the coming together of three leading mental health companies – CBT Clinics, Efficacy, and Moving Minds. We are stronger, brighter and better together, united in our aim to build a new way to deliver mental health care for people around the world.
Our story
What drives us
Our vision is to become the world’s leading provider of life-changing mental healthcare. We’re driven by six core values which underpin our expertise and forward looking, compassionate approach to delivering mental health support at scale.
What drives us
Digital innovation
We are investing in technology, artificial intelligence and data science to create highly personalised, on-demand services. From our virtual therapy room to online triage and personalised therapist and treatment matching, we are continually improving outcomes for all.
Digital innovation


Our team

We are a committed, passionate and professional team of over 200 staff members, led by experienced clinicians.

Clinical Leadership

Lee Grant
Clinical Director
Lee Grant is our Clinical Director and founded the expert CBT service, Efficacy in 2003 which integrated with Onebright in 2020. As the Clinical Director he designs and oversees service development and is committed to the quality of care across the service for children, adolescents and adults.

Lee is a BABCP accredited CBT therapist (practitioner, supervisor and trainer). He has a Fellowship with the Higher Education Academy (FHEA) providing CBT consultancy to universities as a lecturer practitioner and was the Programme Leader for three MScs in CBT.

With integrity and compassion, Lee’s areas of interests are supervision, support therapists to be the best they can be and formulating evidence based mental health services in organisations. He trains and advises other CBT therapists on how to provide adequate professional supervision.

In his clinical work, Lee specialises in the anxiety disorders, depressive illness, trauma disorders, low self-esteem, relationship problems, couples therapy and sex therapy.
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Gabrielle Pendlebury
Dr Gabrielle Pendlebury
Clinical Director, Psychiatric Services
Gabrielle graduated from St Bartholomew’s and the Royal London Medical School. She undertook her general psychiatry training on the Royal Free Rotation, including a period in Melbourne, Australia, and her specialist training on the Maudsley Rotation. She is a consultant child and adolescent psychiatrist with expertise in forensic adolescent psychiatry and neurodevelopmental disorders. She lectures on these subjects on a number of postgraduate courses and acts as an expert witness.    In her previous role as Medicolegal Consultant she supported and advised doctors in criminal, disciplinary and regulatory matters. She has also used education to improve patient safety and promote ethical practice, regularly writing for various trade journals.
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Shamira Graham
Director of Corporate Solutions
Shamira has been with the Onebright team (Formally Efficacy) since 2008 and has been working in mental health research and clinical practice for over 15 years.

Shamira leads Onebright’s Corporate Solutions business which provides specialist consultancy on wellbeing strategy and evidence based mental health pathways for corporate organisations.

Shamira has extensive experience working with the Legal sector and has delivered mental health training, globally to international law firms. She works from board level down to deliver mental health training, resilience and stress prevention and organisational performance workshops.

Clinically, Shamira specialises in trauma, anxiety disorders, depressive illness, clinical perfectionism and low self-esteem. She also provides cognitive coaching to those individuals who wish to optimise their performance and solve workplace challenges.

Before re-training, Shamira worked in large corporate organisations in portfolio management, strategic planning and business analysis and improvement. This background gives Shamira insight into the challenges faced by individuals and organisations
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Claire Price
Clare Price
Director of Clinical Services
Clare joined Onebright in 2016, she is mental health nurse by background, an accredited Cognitive Behavioural Therapist and former lecturer on the Post Graduate CBT course at the University of Hull.

Having worked in the mental health sector since 1992, Clare has experience across a variety of NHS, third sector and private sector organisations in a wide range of clinical, operational and strategic roles. Clare is responsible for our internal clinical team and the delivery of excellence in clinical services and outcomes for the people we serve.

She has designed, developed and implemented a wide range of clinical services and pathways within the corporate wellbeing sector winning awards for innovation, service design and training provision.
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Tanya Woolf
Head of Psychological Services
Tanya joined Efficacy/Onebright in 2013 from the NHS and leads the clinical governance provision to ensure we provide high quality clinical services with our clients at the heart of everything we do.

She is a consultant counselling psychologist who provides CBT, clinical supervision and a range of psychological services to individuals, couples and organisations. She is HCPC and UKCP registered and BABCP accredited (therapist and supervisor).

She brings long experience of clinical provision and leading clinical services both in the NHS and independent sector. She also brings a variety of commercial sector experience including in the advertising and financial services fields. Tanya is an accredited mediator (Civil & Commercial and Workplace) and conflict resolution coach.
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Professor Marcantonio Spada
Consultant CBT Practitioner
Marcantonio M. Spada, PhD, FBPsS, FBABCP, is Professor of Addictive Behaviours and Mental Health, and Dean of the School of Applied Sciences at London South Bank University where he is also the Deputy Lead of the Centre for Addictive Behaviours Research. His main research focus is on identifying metacognitive factors involved in the development and maintenance of addictive behaviours with the central aim of developing and evaluating new psychological treatments which target metacognitive change. The author of over 175 scientific journal articles and three books, Professor Spada also serves as both Editor-in-Chief of Addictive Behaviors and Addictive Behaviors Reports, and as Associate Editor of Clinical Psychology & Psychotherapy. He has been a Consultant CBT practitioner with Onebright since 2011.

Before re-training as a psychologist and CBT practitioner, Professor Spada worked as an investment analyst in the banking sector. The experience gained in this field, combined with his CBT expertise, has provided valuable support and insight for clients with stressful careers, performance anxiety and work-life balance problems.

Professor Spada has over 20 years’ experience as an academic, psychologist, CBT practitioner and workshop facilitator with an international standing in the field.
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Support at scale
The size of our world-class clinical network means we can offer scalable, responsive support from prevention through to therapeutic care. We match individuals to the right treatment and therapist, wherever and whenever they need it.
Our clinical network
Our governance
We are trusted by the biggest healthcare and insurance brands to care for their members and clients. So we take our governance responsibilities very seriously – from how we safeguard your data, to how we ensure clinical excellence and safety at all times.
Clinical excellence
Our world class clinicians live and breathe what they do and are committed to clinical excellence. We focus on outcomes – supporting people to feel better. We can prove this because we use evidence-based tools to assess progress and outcomes.
Clinical excellence and impact
We work with great clients
From big multinationals and large insurance providers, to small companies and individuals, we are trusted to work with a wide range of people and organisations to improve mental health.
Who we work with
Bupa, mental health insurance


They speak for themselves.
Client Care Initiative
Claims Management Awards 2017
Best Use of Technology
Claims Management Awards 2017
Young Achiever of the Year
Rehabilitation First Awards 2016
Client Care Initiative
Claims Innovation Awards 2016
Provider Initiative of the Year
Rehabilitation First Awards 2014
Young Achiever of the Year
Rehabilitation First Awards 2015
Young Achiever of the Year
Rehabilitation First Awards 2015
Rising Star
Claims Innovation Awards 2014
Get in touch
Talk to one of our Onebright treatment coordinators today to discuss mental health support for your team or client or treatment options for you.
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