UKCP Registered Psychotherapist
BACP Registered Counsellor
UKCP Registered Supervisor.
Certified Mediation Practitioner.
My Masters Degree is in Gestalt Psychotherapy from Metanoia Institute
I have 40 years of experience in health & wellbeing, gained within the NHS & Emergency Services, having begun my professional career as a nurse. I moved into the world of psychology 25 years ago. So I can offer an in depth knowledge of health & emotional problems together with a resolution & way forward.
I also have 10 years' experience working within multidisciplinary occupational health teams, enabling clients to return to work after long periods of sick leave, in particular with the emergency services.
My DBS check is in date. I am fully insured, abide by several Codes of Ethics and attend regular supervision. I frequently attend extra trainings, conferences and personal development seminars both in the UK and abroad to increase my knowledge and experience, over and above my CPD requirements, in order to give you, the client, the benefit of most up to date knowledge & skills.
I have an in-depth knowledge of and Certificates in Trauma Counselling and Psychological Debriefing. I have worked with the NHS, Banks, Police Services, the retail sectors, and other emergency services as well as individuals and groups who have experienced trauma.