Mark has been running a private practice on the King's Road, London for over 20 years and the majority of his clients are referred to him by word of mouth and past clients. He is also referred clients via GP's and Psychiatrists.
He specialises in treating clients with addictive disorders and/or relationship difficulties and sees clients on a one to one basis, couples or family groups. He is also a Board Registered Interventionist.
Training, qualifications & experience
Mark trained at Hazelden in Minnesota, USA 1992 - 1993 and after graduating obtained his licence through the Wisconsin Certification Board. He has an international licence, is a member of FDAP and BACP, is certified with NAADAC UK, and registered with the UKRC. He ran the Promis Halfway House before joining Grovelands Priory Hospital until 1996. Since then he has been operating his private practice on the King's Road in Chelsea.
Registered / Accredited
Being registered/accredited with a professional body means an individual must have achieved a substantial level of training and experience approved by their member organisation.
Federation of Drug and Alcohol Professionals
FDAP is the professional body for the substance use field and works to help improve standards of practice across the sector.
Membership of FDAP is open to individual practitioners and managers, service providers, academic institutions and commissioning bodies and there are different categories of membership.
FDAP members are bound by a Code of Practice and subject to a Complaints & Disciplinary Procedures.
Areas of counselling I deal with
Selected in Tatler Magazine's 2008 'Britain's 250 Best Private Doctors'.
(www.tatler.co.uk/doctors - see Addictions)