I am a fully qualified Psychotherapist, Art Therapist and Counsellor. I am a registered member of the HCPC and a full member of the British Association of Art Therapists (BAAT) & I abide by their code of ethics.
I offer short and long term therapy to adults, young people and children facing a range of difficulties and challenges in life. I provide a warm, safe & confidential environment for you to gain a better understanding of what is troubling you. I deeply believe in the power of an authentic, non-judgemental relationship where you can be truly seen, heard and accepted. This can help you to build confidence and improve your understanding of what's going on for you. All my sessions are person centred and unique to you - ensuring the best possible outcome.
I work online but can discuss working face to face.
I offer :
1-1 Therapy for Adults
1-1 Therapy for young people.
I work with a wide range of issues including:
Anxiety and Depression
Adverse Childhood Experiences
Loss and Grief
Training, qualifications & experience
I have worked in Adult Psychotherapy and CAMHS within the NHS Primary care as well as working in the third sector for the last 13 years. I currently provide psychotherapy services to local education services for young people, teaching staff and parents as well as my private practice.
I have a wide range of skills; including:
- 1-1 work
- Group work
- Art Therapy
- Jungian Analysis
- Eco Therapy
- Body Focusing and Somatic awareness
- Bi-lateral drawing
- Shamanic journeying
- CBT techniques
- Mindfulness techniques
- Creative writing techniques
- Psycho-education & Training
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.
Health and Care Professions Council
The HCPC are an independent, UK-wide health regulator. They set standards of professional training, performance and conduct for 16 professions.
They keep a register of health professionals who meet their standards, and they take action if registered health professionals fall below those standards. They were created by a piece of legislation called the Health Professions Order 2001.
Registration means that a health professional meets national standards for their professional training, performance and conduct.
Areas of counselling I deal with
£55.00 per session
Free initial telephone or online session
Concessions offered for
I offer a FREE 20 minute conversation so we can see if therapy would be helpful for you.
I charge £55 per hour however I do have a limited number of concessionary spaces if that is unaffordable - please do ask.
Payment is by bacs transfer
I am working online currently but can discuss face to face