I have been working in Private practice for the past 30 years. I work in English, Spanish and Portuguese languages. I specialize in seeing clients that left their country of origin and mother tongue. I see clients on a weekly basis, one, twice or 3 times weekly sessions. The therapy can be short term/ time limited or open ended. I am able to work face to face or online.
Training, qualifications & experience
I am a qualified Clinical Psychologist (1985), Trained as a Psychoanalytical Psychotherapist at IPSS (Institute of Psychotherapy and Social studies) 1989-1992.
Worked at WTC (The Women's Therapy Centre ) 1998-2001.
I was a Senior Psychotherapist for Women at the Maya Centre from 2007-2012.
I am the counsellor of a large NHS GP's Practice and have been there since 2008.
I am an Executive Member of MLPC (The Multilingual Psychotherapy Centre).
Registered / Accredited
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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
Accredited Register Scheme
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