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M.A., DIPL. Psych., MBACP

About me

Life can be challenging and difficult at times. Psychotherapy is a space you can gift yourself, a space to be held and to explore possibilities. I provide a safe, open, and gentle space for you to connect and explore.

Healing and growth come from connecting with people who see us and understand us. Crisis and issues in life often point us towards areas in our lives that are calling for some attention, though sometimes it is hard to see when we are in it. They often invite us to take a closer look at our lives and to find ways to live more fully and authentically. I will be there to walk beside you and support you along the way.

Our work will be uniquely tailored to your nature and the issues you bring. I work holistically, and I seek to explore how your immediate issues fit into the bigger picture of your life. I work creatively and collaboratively, as I believe therapy can be enjoyable.

My approach to psychotherapy is integrative and transpersonal, drawing knowledge from psychodynamic, humanistic, and existential schools, combining traditional and experiential techniques.

Training, qualifications & experience

I trained as an integrative and transpersonal psychotherapist at the Centre for Counselling and Psychotherapy Education in London for eight years, and I attained my research master's at the school in association with the University of Northampton.

I was a bereavement counsellor with City and East London Bereavement Service for two years. I was the Chinese counselor with Multi-Ethnic Counselling Service for three years. I did a one-year placement in a YOI prison. I had my one-year clinical placement with Maudsley Hospital. For my master’s research, I did a heuristic inquiry on suicide bereavement.

Member organisations

BACP

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

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Accredited Register Scheme

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British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Other areas of counselling I deal with

  • Loss & Bereavement
  • Trauma & Transformation
  • Creativity & Healing
  • Self Worth & Life Purpose
  • Cultural Identity & Sense of Belonging
  • Depression & Anxiety

Fees

From £60.00 to £90.00

Concessions offered for

  • Students
  • Trainee counsellors

Additional information

Email me or text me to arrange an introductory session.

We will meet over a video call to introduce ourselves and talk about the prospect of working together.

If we are both interested, we will meet for six sessions and then decide together how to go forward.

Sessions can be in person in W2 or SE4 London, or over video calls.
Each session lasts for an hour.

  • Introductory session: £50
  • Weekly sessions: £60-90

Limited discounted slots are available.

When I work

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Beauchamp Lodge, 2 Warwick Crescent, London, W2 6NE

Unit D1, Damsel House, Dragonfly Place, London, SE4 2FN

Type of session

In person
Online

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults

Key details

DBS check

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Additional languages

Mandarin

Cantonese

Online platforms

Whatsapp
Zoom