I am a UKCP registered psychotherapist with an MA in Gestalt Psychotherapy. A gestalt centre graduate, I offer short-term, long-term and open-ended therapy. I am dedicated in supporting others to maximise their capacity for growth and change in their lives.
I have over 25 years experience working in the NHS. With a professional background in nursing, I worked clinically for over 15 years in a variety of specialities. I have also worked as a mentor, supervisor, manager, and coached staff.
I have experience working with clients going through a variety of personal situations such as stress, trauma, loss, family issues, grief, abuse, panic attacks and clients that maybe feeling anxious, overwhelmed, sad, and struggling with low self-esteem, low self-confidence, depression.
How I work:
Upon receipt of an enquiry, I usually begin with having a brief telephone call to see if a free initial meeting would be supportive. The initial meeting will give us the opportunity to explore, in more detail, what you want from therapy, ask questions and to get to know how I work. I usually meet clients on a weekly basis at the same time each week. It is important to me that I provide a safe, supportive and creative space.
Training, qualifications & experience
I completed a 5 year Masters training course in individual and Group Gestalt Psychotherapy, obtaining Master of Arts Gestalt Therapy Theory Studies - London Metropolitan University (UK) in 2011
I am a registered Clinical Psychotherapist with the United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) since 2019
I have a private practice for 12 years.
I am a member of the following organisations:
London Gestalt Centre - Registered Psychotherapist
United Kingdom Association for Gestalt Practitioners (UKAGP)
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.
UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP)
The UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) is a leading professional body for the education, training and regulation of psychotherapists and psychotherapeutic counsellors. Its register is accredited by the government's Professional Standards Authority.
As part of its commitment to protect the public, it works to improve access to psychotherapy, to support and disseminate research, to improve standards and to respond effectively to complaints against its members.
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
Accredited Register Scheme
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Areas of counselling I deal with
Concessions offered for
My fee is £65 a session for face to face and online therapy
When I work
I am currently taking on new clients.
I offer a concession rate. Please contact me for more details and availability