I work as a counsellor, psychotherapist, trainer and clinical supervisor. I have over 30 years experience of counselling/psychotherapy which includes working both within the NHS, voluntary sectors and private practice as a Psychotherapist and clinical supervisor. I am committed to an integrative approach to psychotherapy. I am experienced in both short term counselling, CBT and long term in depth work. I also offer mindfulness based stress reduction and mindfulness cognitive therapy. My professional roles include being the Course Director of the Integrative Child Psychotherapy Course at IATE in London for 10 years. I am a visiting tutor on the Integrative MSc Course at Metanoia programme in Integrative Psychotherapy and I am External Examiner for the Matrix Counselling Centre in Norfolk.
Training, qualifications & experience
RMN, RGN MSc in Integrative Psychotherapy. Diploma in Integrative Psychotherapy Metanoia Psychotherapy Institute,
Diploma in Gestalt Psychotherapy (GPTI)
UKCP Registered Psychotherapist
Diploma in Clinical Supervision
Registered / Accredited
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UK Council for Psychotherapy
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Accredited register membership
Accredited Register Scheme
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Areas of counselling I deal with
Other areas of counselling I deal with
CBT and Brief Focal Psychotherapy
Mindfulness based Stress Reduction
Mindfulness based Cognitive Therapy
£55 per 50 minute session