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About me

I can offer sessions in the morning, during the day and evenings in my private practice located at London Bridge, Blackheath and Eltham within close proximity of public transport links.

I provide both long-term open ended psychotherapy and short-term focussed therapy (12 sessions).

In addition, I am able to offer psychotherapy sessions in both English and German language.

Below there are some of the reasons why you might wish to contact me, areas of therapy I work with:

  • Feelings of sadness, anxiety or depression
  • Experiences of trauma Struggling with loss - bereavement, divorce or separation
  • Difficulty making, sustaining or ending relationships
  • Work related problems
  • Experiences of abuse (vocal, physical, sexual)
  • Lack of self-confidence or low self-esteem
  • Self-destructive behaviours, self-harm, or suicidal thoughts
  • Experiencing panic attacks or phobias
  • Issues with identity
  • Sexuality-related concerns
  • Issues with pregnancy, fertility
  • Alcohol and drug problems
  • Issues with eating

Training, qualifications & experience

  • I am a qualified, registered and experienced therapist, holding a degree in psychology and I have been professionally trained in psychodynamic psychotherapy.

  • I am a member of the professional bodies UKCP and FPC.

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

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UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP)

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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

UK Council for Psychotherapy

Accredited Register Scheme

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Concessions offered for

  • Low income
  • Keyworkers
  • OAPs
  • Students
  • Trainee counsellors
  • Unemployed

Additional information

  • The fee for your ongoing sessions will be agreed during our initial meeting and will be based on your circumstances.
  • Fees start at £50 for a 50-minute session.
  • I also reserve a limited number of concessionary rates.

When I work

Together we can establish a meeting time on a weekly basis and agree a regular session time. I am able to offer evening sessions as well.

Further information

  • Once you have decided to contact me we can have a conversation on the phone or we get in touch by email.

  • We can arrange an initial consultation which lasts 50 to 90 minutes and gives you a sense of the process of therapy and a space to ask any questions you may have about counselling or therapy.

  • Together we can establish a meeting time on a weekly basis and agree a regular session time.

Type of session

In person

Types of client

Young people
Older adults
Employee Assistance Programme

Additional languages