I am BACP registered and work with Adults, young people and children. I have extensive experience in supporting families who are affected by a life threatening/ shortening illness. I specialize in pre and post bereavement support using a family centered model. I also enjoy motivational therapy and coaching by using a CBT approach.
I pride myself in having a warm, friendly approach to therapy and can quickly establish a rapport with Adults, Children and Young People. I work with professionals, (in particular teaching staff) in managing stress and their emotional health and well being. I aim to promote coping strategies and long term resilience with all my clients.
What I can help with:
Anger Management, Anxiety, Bereavement, Business Coaching, Cancer, Career Coaching, Child related issues, General counselling, Health related issues, Loss, Self Esteem, Self Harm, Stress, Trauma
Training, qualifications & experience
I originally trained as a nurse 30 years ago and specialised in paediatrics and palliative care. Through my work I gained an interest in psychological therapies and qualified as a counsellor in 2006.
I have extensive experience of working in private, public and third sector organisations.
I have worked as Head of Children and young people’s services for a local Cancer Charity for 8 years where I established a specialist children and young peoples bereavement service. I currently work for a national bereavement charity as well as being Company Director with Listening Tree CIC.
My qualifications include:
National Advanced Communication Skills Training, 2012; Certificate in Working with Bereaved Children and Young People, 2012; Certificate in in CBT, 2008; Level 3 Diploma in Counselling, 2007;
Types of therapy:
Areas of counselling I deal with
£40 per session for adults
£30 children and young people
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
daytime, evening, weekends
Types of client