I have many years experience working with individuals, couples, families, and groups. I also offer supervision to both newly qualified and experienced psychotherapists and counsellors, as well as external supervision to practitioners and senior management in the private and voluntary sectors.
I am accredited with UKCP as a Psychotherapist and Supervisor, and registered with BACP.
Training, qualifications & experience
M.Soc.Sc. (Clinical Social Work)
Diploma Integrative Psychotherapy (The Minster Centre)
PgCert. Higher Education
I have over 30 years experience working in the fields of mental health, learning disability, psychotherapy and counselling.
I am a Deputy Director at The Minster Centre, and I have a private practice working with individuals and couples, and providing supervision for therapists with a wide range of experience.
I am a tutor on the Diploma, PgDip/MA in Supervision, and Advanced Clinical Practice, at The Minster Centre.
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
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
Other areas of counselling I deal with
Disability, Cultural issues, sexual identity, chronic illness.
£70 per 50 minute session (individuals)