I am a UKCP registered psychotherapist with over twenty years experience as a psychotherapist and counsellor in a range of settings and about ten years experience as a clinical supervisor and trainer.
I am in integrative therapist working relationally and drawing on a range of different approaches depending on the need.
I work with individual adults, young people and couples and offer anything from short-term, brief focused counselling to long-term depth psychotherapy according to need.
I also offer clinical supervision to counsellors and psychotherapists working with adults or children and young people. Supervision for therapists working with children is an area of speciality.
My background was in the NHS as a nurse and health visitor.
Training, qualifications & experience
MSc in Integrative Psychotherapy
Diploma in Psychotherapy
Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling
Diploma in Child Psychotherapy
Diploma in Supervision
Certificate in CBT
Certificate in group work
UKCP Registered Psychotherapist
Member of Northern Guild for Psychological Solutions
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.
UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP)
The UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) is a leading professional body for the education, training and regulation of psychotherapists and psychotherapeutic counsellors. Its register is accredited by the government's Professional Standards Authority.
As part of its commitment to protect the public, it works to improve access to psychotherapy, to support and disseminate research, to improve standards and to respond effectively to complaints against its members.
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
Accredited Register Scheme
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Areas of counselling I deal with
£45-50 per session
£55-60 per session.
Reduced rates may be negotiable for low income.
Evening appointments are available.