Individuals seek out therapy for all kinds of reasons. Sometimes it may be a crisis or just a feeling that you cannot carry on with the way things are. Life can be hard and I think we all need support to navigate our way through at times. I can offer you support and help you find a way through to a happier place of existence. I know how starting therapy can feel challenging and I see the courage it takes to look at issues in your life that you are facing. I will listen to you with care and consideration in a confidential setting.
I was born in the United States and yet have lived over two thirds of my life throughout Europe. I see clients of all ages, backgrounds and nationalities. My practise is based at 48 Harley Street.
Training, qualifications & experience
- UKCP registered
- BACP Member
- Advanced Diploma in Existential Therapy (tbc 12/2018), Regent’s University
- Postgraduate Diploma in Psychotherapy and Counselling, Regent’s University
- Certificate in Psychotherapy and Counselling, Regent’s University
I am trained as a psychotherapist and use an existential approach. In addition to my work with private clients, I hold an honorary position in a hospital specialising in care for patients with neurophysiological diseases. For several years I have also attended to clients at a drug and addiction counselling service in London. I have experience in treating depression, anxiety, relationship issues, sexuality issues, illness, drug and alcohol addiction, trauma and self-harm and eating disorders.
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.
British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy
BACP is one of the UK’s largest professional bodies for counselling and psychotherapy. Therapists registered with the Association fall into a number of different membership categories such as Individual Member, Registered Member MBACP and Registered Member MBACP (Accred), each standing for different levels of training and experience. MBACP (Accred) and MBACP (Snr Accred) members have achieved a substantial level of training and experience approved by the Association.
Registered members can be found on the BACP Register, which was the first register to achieve Accredited Voluntary Register status issued by the Professional Standards Authority. Individual Members will have completed an appropriate counselling and/or psychotherapy course and started to practise, but will not appear on the BACP Register until they've progressed to Registered Member MBACP status.
All members are bound by a Code of Ethics & Practice and a Complaints Procedure. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.
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
The Accredited Register Scheme was set up in 2013 by the Department of Health (DoH) as a way to recognise organisations that hold voluntary registers which meet certain standards. These standards are set by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).
This therapist has indicated that they belong to an Accredited Register.