MSc MBACP (Accred) UKRC - Individual and Couples Therapist
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I am an individual and couples therapist with an added expertise in psychosexual therapy. I have many years’ experience in numerous facets of individual and relationship therapy with people of varied sexual orientation and cultural backgrounds. I work with anxiety, depression, loss of confidence as well as all aspects of relationship difficulties.
No two people respond the same way to a problem and my work is tailored to the needs of my clients, either short term to address a specific issue, alleviate anxiety, the fallout from affairs, the distress of sexual problems, or longer-term to make sense of deep-rooted and long standing concerns for individuals and couples.
My aim is to help clients to understand the effect of early family and childhood experience and its influence on what is happening now. Change comes with understanding; understanding brings freedom and clarity and allows clients to make informed choices about their present and future.
I adhere to the BACP code of ethics and undertake regular supervision.
Training, qualifications & experience
- MSc in Psychosexual and Relationship Therapy, Tavistock Centre for Couple Relationships and University of East London
- Diplomas in Psychodynamic Marital and Couple Counselling, London Marriage Guidance Council and University of Surrey, Roehampton
- Diploma in Psychosexual Therapy, TCCR
- Voluntary therapist at TCCR 2003 until 2013
- Private practice 2003 to date
Registered / Accredited MBACP (British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy)
Member BSSM, ESSM, ISSM (British, European and International Societies for Sexual Medicine)
Member RCL (Relationship Counselling London)
Registered / Accredited
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British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP)
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Registered and accredited members are listed on the BACP Register, which shows that they have demonstrated BACP’s recommended standards for training, proficiency and ethical practice. The BACP Register was the first register of psychological therapists to be accredited by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).
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All members are bound by the BACP Ethical Framework and a Professional Conduct Procedure.
Accredited register membership
Accredited Register Scheme
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Areas of counselling I deal with
From £90.00 to £180.00
Free initial online session
Concessions offered for
£90 - £180+ according to location and length of session
When I work
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday day and evening.