As an Integrative counsellor, I draw on a blend of therapeutic modalities to best meet your needs.
I work with a variety of issues, including anxiety and depression, trauma, relationships, maternal wellbeing from conception through the fourth trimester and beyond, disordered eating, grief and loss.
I offer both short term and long term work and within this strive to understand how each person can live their truest life within a complex world; come to a place of living in the right relationship with oneself, and define a vibrant, meaningful life.
I hold professional membership of both the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) Registered Member MBACP (Accred), and the National Counselling Society (NCS) Accredited Professional Member (MNCS Prof Accred). I am fully insured through the Psychologists Protection Society.
Training, qualifications & experience
I hold a Level 4 Diploma in Counselling and have experience in working with grief, anxiety, disordered eating, trauma, sexual abuse, domestic violence, couples’ therapy, attachment issues, conception, pregnancy and parenting, burn out.
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.
National Counselling Society (NCS)
The National Counselling Society
This Not For Profit association of counsellors and psychotherapists aim to support the counselling profession, members and training organisations.
In 2013 the NCS register was accredited by the Professional Standards Authority under the Accredited Voluntary Register Scheme. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.
British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP)
BACP is one of the UK’s leading professional bodies for counselling and psychotherapy with around 60,000 members. The Association has several different categories of membership, including Student Member, Individual Member, Registered Member MBACP, Registered Accredited Member MBACP (Accred) and Senior Registered Accredited Member MBACP (Snr Acccred).
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).
Accredited and senior accredited membership are voluntary categories for members who choose to undertake a rigorous application and assessment process to demonstrate additional standards around practice, training and supervision.
Individual members will have completed an appropriate counselling or psychotherapy course and started to practise, but they won’t appear on the BACP Register until they've demonstrated that they meet the standards for registration. Student members are still in the process of completing their training.
All members are bound by the BACP Ethical Framework and a Professional Conduct Procedure.
Accredited register membership
Accredited Register Scheme
The Accredited Register Scheme was set up in 2013 by the Department of Health (DoH) as a way to recognise organisations that hold voluntary registers which meet certain standards. These standards are set by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).
This therapist has indicated that they belong to an Accredited Register.
Areas of counselling I deal with
Other areas of counselling I deal with
Pregnancy, birth trauma.
From £45.00 to £70.00
- 1 hour single client counselling £45
- 1 hour couple’s counselling £70
- I offer some concessionary rates.