Sophie Fernandez, MA, HCPC Reg Art Therapist, BAAT Reg Therapist and Supervisor

Sophie Fernandez, MA, HCPC Reg Art Therapist, BAAT Reg Therapist and Supervisor

30/32 Worple Road
Wimbledon
SW19 4EF

Wimbledon
SW19

07914478507 / 07914478507

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30/32 Worple Road
Wimbledon
SW19 4EF

Wimbledon
SW19

07914478507 / 07914478507

About me

My approach is psychodynamic focusing on the unconscious dynamics and recurring patterns of behaviour/verbal and non-verbal presentations primarily through use of a variety of art materials, sensory objects, small world figures and the sand-tray. Conscious understanding and awareness development by using the art materials may ease the process of exploring the client's recurrent issues in a non-verbal manner initially. The creative process also supports the client's approach in getting in touch with the emerging feelings and thoughts and provides a safe verbal approach to exploring the difficulties. I focus on developing a strong therapeutic alliance to provide the holding and containment for our work together. Being very empathic and supportive I understand the difficulty of the client's explorative therapeutic work. If you would like more detailed information about art psychotherapy please see the British Association of Art Therapists website:http://www.baat.org/About-Art-Therapy and feel free to contact me on 07914478507

Training, qualifications & experience

My training was completed at Roehampton University with the qualification: MA in Art Therapy. I have ten years experience working with children and young people with learning disabilities in main stream and special schools, and currently supervise trainees and qualified therapists.

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

HCPC

Fees

Please email me or text me for further details.

Further information

I can work bilingually English-French and Spanish-English.

Maps & Directions

Wimbledon, SW19 4EF
Wimbledon, SW19

Type of session

Online counselling: No
Telephone counselling: Yes
Face to face counselling: Yes

Practical details

Sign language: No
Other languages: French

Availability

Week days and Saturdays.

Types of client

Young people
Adults

Supervision & training

I am a British Association Art Therapist recognised Supervisor in private practice.

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