Qualifications and Experience
I have a BSc in Social Work and a Master of Arts and an Advanced Diploma in Integrative Counselling and Psychotherapy from the Minster Centre.
My Diploma in the Legacy of Child Abuse enables me to work sensitively with adult survivors of child abuse. I also have a postgraduate certificate in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT).
I have a Certificate in Resource Based Therapies which is a strength orientated philosophy.
In addition to my private practice, I am clinical lead in an agency that specialise in addiction and alcohol related issues. I also work with people who have experienced trauma (such as car accidents and work related trauma) and personal trauma (such as bereavement, domestic violence and child sexual abuse).
I run a young people's counselling service working with young people who are struggling to deal with school, friendship and family issues including self harming, truancy and self doubt.
I am UKCP registered and a member of the BACP. I am bound by the code of ethics of the UKCP, BACPand CCC and am fully supervised.