I have been a Counsellor and Psychotherapist for 17 years and during that time as well as being in private practice I have worked in a GP surgery, and in various counselling agencies including one specialising in bereavement and another specialising in working with survivors of abuse.
I have a Diploma in Counselling; Advanced Certificate in Counselling; Diploma in Creative Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; Diploma in NLP ; Certificate in Bereavement Counselling, and Certificate in Marriage and Family Counselling. In addition I have completed specialised training courses in Psychodynamic Counselling, Transactional Analysis, Working with Bereaved Children and Young People, and Abuse, as well as various short CPD courses to broaden my knowledge and improve my practice.
I also have a Diploma in Life Coaching and a Certificate in Counselling Supervision
I am a BACP Senior Accredited Supervisor (Individuals) and an Accredited Counsellor and Supervisor with ACC and an Associate Member of the Association for Coaching. My work is carried out in accordance with the Ethical Guidelines and Practice of BACP ,ACC and AC . I receive regular supervision for my Counselling, the Supervision which I give to my supervisees, and for my coaching.