I am an experienced senior therapist and work with adolescents, young people and adults, both one to one, in couples and family groups and accept referrals for therapy from individuals, GP surgeries, Adult and Adolescent Psychiatric Services, Schools and Colleges and Practitioners.
My theoretical approach is Psychoanalytic, Psychodynamic, EMDR and Cogniive Analytic offering short and long term therapy.
I have worked in senior management in education and secondary care mental health within the Nhs as a Cognitive Analytic and EMDR psychotherapist
I have particular interest in early attachment and pre-verbal difficulties resulting in complex presentations and ptsd
Training, qualifications & experience
Registered: UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) and Cognitive Analytic (CAT) accredited psychotherapist, and a EMDR clinician. Affiliated member of Resolution
25 years in education, the NHS and private practice
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UK Council for Psychotherapy
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UKCP standards cover the range of different psychotherapies. Registration is obtained by training or accrediting with one of its member organisations, or by holding a European Certificate in Psychotherapy. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.
Accredited register membership
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Areas of counselling I deal with
£80 - £90