I am a Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychotherapist with over twenty years experience. I offer clinical supervision to other mental health professionals and therapists.
I undertook a seven year psychoanalytic training at the Tavistock Clinic in London and have worked in the NHS for fourteen years and as part of a children's charity. I have worked with children and young people with a variety of presenting issues including those with high risk behavior, eating disorders, self harm, low mood and depression.
Training, qualifications & experience
Tavistock Clinic. Member of the Association of Child Psychotherapists. M.A Psychoanalytic Observational Studies (1998)
Advanced Diploma: Existential Psychotherapy Training (2002)
Association of Child Psychotherapists (ACP)
The ACP is the registering body for NHS trained Child and Adolescent Psychotherapists. ACP members undergo a minimum 6 year training; two years at Masters level then 4 years full-time clinical in the NHS qualifying in a Doctorate Level course. Full members are able to work with neonates, mothers & babies, parents & toddlers, primary school age children & adolescents. 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).
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Areas of counselling I deal with
Discussed at appointment