I am a BACP registered counsellor working in central Cambridge, with experience in private practice, higher education and family therapeutic settings.
I offer a secure and accepting space in which you will be listened to in complete confidentiality. Through our collaborative working relationship, you will be helped to make sense of, improve or resolve any aspects of confusion, distress or conflict in yourself or your life.
I provide counselling to all adult individuals and have particular experience of working with young people.
My areas of experience
- Anger Management
- Autism Spectrum Disorder
- Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/ME
- Cultural Adjustment Issues
- Emotional Eating
- Identity Problems
- LGBT issues
- Mental Health Issues
- Personal Development
- Sex-related Issues
- Sexual Identity
- Study-related Issues
- Women's Issues
- Work-related issues
Training, qualifications & experience
I have worked for over twenty years in higher education, and am a university lecturer, director of studies, coach and trainer in personal and study skills for students. I have counselled in private practice, at Cambridge Complementary for Therapies and Treatments, Mr Bee's Family Centre, Norfolk, and at the University of Cambridge Counselling Service (student service).
I deliver open-ended and brief therapy to all adults, and work extensively with women, young people and international clients.
I have undertaken CPD training with Pink Therapy (LGBT); Nafisyat (intercultural therapy); and WPF Therapy (working with clients on the autistic spectrum).
I am a Registered Member of the BACP and adhere to its Ethical Framework for Good Practice in Counselling & Psychotherapy.
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Anger management
- Asperger's syndrome
- Carer support
- Child related issues
- Chronic fatigue syndrome/ME
- Domestic violence
- Eating disorders
- Learning difficulties
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
Other areas of counselling I deal with
Cultural adjustment issues for international clients.
Working with clients on the autistic spectrum.
Higher education (HE) counselling and coaching: transition and adjustment to HE; study block; procrastination and perfectionism; assertiveness; stress management; exams and intermission.
You will be offered a regular appointment for a 50-minute session, known as a 'therapeutic hour'. Your therapy may be long- or short-term; I will help you decide what is best for you.
Cost is £40 per session.
I offer evening sessions.
I work from my central Cambridge home near to Coldham's Common and close to the Beehive Centre.
My home is fully accessible and there is free parking nearby.
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Type of session
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Types of client