I have worked as a psychotherapeutic counsellor (UKCP registered) and Supervisor for the last 15 years and have a great deal of experience working with individuals, couples and groups.
I have worked for Mind, drug and alcohol rehabilitation services and was Co-Founder of Water Lane Cottage for Counselling & Psychotherapy. I was the clinical lead for 10 years, setting up and managing the low cost counselling service for the local community.
I offer confidential counselling for couples, adults and young people, enabling you to make the right choices for your future in an atmosphere of calm and tranquility. I am also trained in the re-wind technique which specifically helps with PTSD, flashbacks and phobias.
I am happy to see you in the comfort of your own home for those who are unable to leave the house for whatever reason.
Please feel free to contact me to see if I am the right person for you, it is important for you to ask whatever questions you have and I'll be happy to answer them.
Training, qualifications & experience
I have a diploma in Person-Centred therapy, a BSc (Hons) in Integrative psychotherapeutic counselling, a PG diploma in clinical supervision and a certificate in couples counselling.
I am also trained in the Rewind Technique enabling me to help you overcome PTSD, flashbacks, phobias and anxiety.
I am UKCP registered.
I have experience in British sign language communication, qualified at BSL Level 2, enabling me to provide therapy for those who either use this as thier first language or as a way of supporting their speech.
Accredited register membership
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Anger management
- Anorexia nervosa
- Antisocial personality disorder
- Asperger's syndrome
- Attachment disorder
- Behaviour problems
- Binge-eating disorder
- Bipolar disorder
- Borderline personality disorder
- Bulimia nervosa
- Career counselling
- Childhood bereavement
- Childhood bullying
- Children’s learning difficulties
- Chronic fatigue syndrome/ME
- Domestic violence
- Drug addiction
- Eating disorders
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Feeling sad
- Gender dysphoria
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Hearing voices
- Histrionic personality disorder
- Learning difficulties
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Narcissistic personality disorder
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Obsessive-compulsive personality disorder
- Panic disorder
- Paranoid personality disorder
- Passive aggressive behaviour
- Personality disorders
- Physical abuse
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
- Postnatal depression
- Relationship problems
- Schizoid personality disorder
- Schizotypal personality disorder
- Separation and divorce
- Separation anxiety
- Sex addiction
- Sexual abuse
- Suicidal thoughts
- Work-related stress
Other areas of counselling I deal with
I am a clinical supervisor and offer individual/group supervision.
I am also able to work with deaf people using BSL and welcome anyone who uses this as a way of communicating or supporting their speach.
My fee is £50 per session for both counselling and supervision and £65 for couples counselling. However, this can be negotiated depending on individual circumstances.
I work within the guidelines, code of ethics and professional practice standards set out by the UKCP.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
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Types of client
Supervision & training
I have a post graduate diploma in clinical supervision and have experience in short and long term work in organizations and private settings.