I am experienced in a wide range of issues including: anxiety, bereavement, relationship difficulties, loss, low self esteem, career changes and stress.
I work from an integrative and transpersonal perspective and use a variety of approaches according to client needs.
Training, qualifications & experience
B.A. (hons) Liverpool, PGCE Goldsmiths.
Bereavement Counsellor (Greenwich Cruse)
Dip.Psych (CCPE)/ Adv.Dip.(CCPE)/Dreams Diploma (CCPE).
8 years NHS counselling at Dulwich Medical Centre.
12 years private clients in London and Galway
Registered / Accredited
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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
Other areas of counselling I deal with
Loss, retirement, work issues, career changes and transitions.
Guided by clients needs, I also use: artwork, bibliotherapy, sand tray, dreams, chair work, creative imagination, and relaxation exercises, to enhance the therapeutic experience.
From £50.00 to £65.00
Free initial telephone session
Concessions offered for
Fees: £50-65ph. Concessions may be available.
18 months Bereavement Counselling with Greenwich Cruse.
8 years NHS Counselling with Dulwich Medical Centre
10 years private client psychotherapy.
When I work
Daytime: Monday 8am-6pm. Tuesday 8am-5pm. Wednesday 9am-9pm
Thursday 12-9pm. Friday 10am to 2pm.
Other work experience:
Financial Planner, Volunteer Co-ordinator. Secondary School Teacher and EFL Teacher.