Experienced psychotherapist, psychotherapy supervisor and trainer. Offering brief, short term and longer term therapy, available for assessments and consultations.
I have experience of working with people with depression and anxiety, eating disorders, addictions, personality problems, difficulties with relationships, problems arising from childhood experiences of abuse, work related and education issues, mentoring on career and education challenges.
Consulting rooms in Bristol and Exeter
Training, qualifications & experience
UKCP registered CAT psychotherapist since 1995.
Member of the Association for Cognitive Analytic Therapy
Advanced Psychotherapy Diploma in Cognitive Analytic Therapy (CAT)
MSc in Mental Health Studies, University of London
Accredited Psychotherapy Supervisor
NHS Lecturer in Psychotherapy
Adult Psychotherapist for Somerset and Devon NHS Trusts
25 years experience in private practice.
25 years experience in mental health assessment
20 years experience as psychotherapy supervisor and trainer
Specialist training in mental health assessment, eating disorders, personality disorder, trauma and addiction.
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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Areas of counselling I deal with
Available Monday's in Bristol plus Friday sessions available.
To find out more about Cognitive Analytic Therapy, visit the web-site of the Association for Cognitive Analytic Therapy: www.acat.me.uk