Thank you for taking the first steps to explore what you need in order to find peace of mind. You have already begun the healing process to set yourself free.
I work with adults, children and young people, in order to help you achieve your goals and reach your potential.
Working with you to tap into your creativity, to facilitate the healing process in order for you to be the person you really want to be. This part of you has probably been hidden for many years, but because of what you have heard and what YOU have told yourself you are left with doubt and unbelief in the person you really are. You want to do some thing but don’t know what! Or your fears and anxieties are holding you back. Working together we can unlock the doors, which have kept you trapped. Working together we can provide you with the support you need, to bring you closer to your goals, your dreams and aspirations.
My aim is to:
Help you unlock the blocks that are keeping you awake at night, due to fear, disappointments, rejection, lack of support, loss of job or redundancy to name a few. Together we can identify what is preventing you from reaching your potential and creativity. In many cases we have the intention to do something but we lack the will to really engage ourselves into action.
Together, because the work is led by you:
- Enable you to be the best they can be
- Enable you to have those difficult conversations
- To raise your self esteem and develop confidence
- Tap into your inner strength and creativity
- Enable you, to make informed choices to transform your life.
Working with qualified counsellors and counsellors in training, 1-2-1 and in groups offering an integrative approach. Supporting you to reflect on theory and practice and make sense of your client work. Work with you, to look at different models that could also support the needs of the client and creating an environment which is supportive and challenging.
Member of British Association of Counselling & Psychotherapy (MBACP)
The Counselling and Supervision Practice operates within the Bromley area.
Training, qualifications & experience
Training / Qualification
Psychosynthesis Education Trust (PET) / University of East London -
PG Dip Psychosynthesis Counselling, 2009
Institute of Counselling - Certificate in CBT, 2012
Metanoia Institute - Certificate in Integrative Supervision: Principles, Theory and Practice of Supervision, 2013
Place2Be / cpcab - Level 4 Certificate in Counselling Children, 2016
Worked with clients (adults, children and young people) while in training at the PET Counselling Service and the Teens and Toddlers Project support young people (14-16). I run a private practice as well as working in a boys secondary school offering counselling and psychological support to students across the year groups and 6th form.
I have worked with clients within the following areas: anxiety, relationships, stress, attachment, loss, bereavement, acceptance of self, sexuality, identity, peer pressure, family conflict, rejection school transition (primary to secondary), eating disorders, self harm and others.
Teens and Toddlers Counselling Service Manager: Sept -2012 – July 2013
Placing adverts for volunteer counsellors to work on the Teens & Toddlers Projects, conducting interviews and induction training. Worked closely with the project managers, to place the counsellors on projects.
Group and individual supervision, telephone and on-going support every 3 weeks for 2 hour session. Working in groups of 4, to support the counsellors to reflect on and explore their practice and delivery. Enable them to reflect on any transference or counter-transference they may be experience while working with the client group (young people).
Supported the counsellors with any areas of concern and challenges that have pushed their bushed their buttons.During and at the end of the placement, completed reports requested by the College/University as required reflecting on the counsellor’s practice and delivery.
Place2Be: The Cresent (Primary): May 2015 to July 2017 (voluntary)
Working with primary school children through play, offering a save space to support the children through their emotional needs.
Harris Boys Academy East Dulwich (secondary): February 2014 - May 2019
Working across the year groups, year 7 to Post 16, creating a safe space to discuss areas concern in safe setting. Facilitating small groups of young people, on personal and social development and leading a tutor group.
Supporting young people, who display challenging behaviours and need to develop interpersonal skills when working with others. Working on inter personal skills, especially around team working, communication and listening skills. Looking at what are interpersonal skills, confidentiality, triggers, anger, boundaries, blind spots and raising personal awareness of self and others.
Member organisations *
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.
Areas of counselling we deal with
Counselling: £55 per hour
Supervision: £70 per hour