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Dip (couns), MBACP (reg), MNCS, (accred)

About me

I'm an integrative therapist which means I draw from a range of therapeutic models according to individual client needs. I believe in my ability to form strong relational alliances. This has developed from many years working in client focussed roles. My belief is that a strong relationship aids the therapeutic process.

I have worked extensively in post-natal and peri-natal mental health, clients living with cancer, bereavement, loss, trauma and abuse. Alongside this I have worked with eating disorders, self-harm, addiction, life transitions, panic disorders, relationships, anxiety and depression.

Training, qualifications & experience

Qualifications

  • Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling - SGS College, (South Gloucestershire and Stroud College) June 2018
  • Level 3 Certificate in Counselling Studies - SGS College, (South Gloucestershire and Stroud College) September 2016
  • Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills – skills acquisition and practice, working with grief and loss June 2016
  • Coventry University, Hope Programme - Accredited tutor for the Hope for Cancer Survivors’ course June 2016
  • Network Counselling and Training – The benefits of Anger in Counselling led by Karl Gregory June 2017
  • IHV institute of Health visiting - IHV Perinatal & Infant Mental Health Awareness November 2017
  • Networking Counselling and Training – Understanding Eating Disorders led by Helena Wilkinson January 2018
  • LGBTQ – Bristol Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender training led by Sarah Louise Minter April 2018
  • TA 101 Transactional Analysis introduction to – Iron Mill College Educational training in Mental Health and Wellbeing September 2018
  • BPA (Bristol Psychological Society) - Exploring the space between stimulus and response, led by Caroline Chalk February 2018
  • Personally Disorders, workshop Bluebell Care led by Dr Vaneeta Sadhnani, Clinical Psychologist, Bristol Specialist Community Perinatal Mental Health Team October 2018.
  • BPA (Bristol Psychological Society) Value of not knowing in the Helping Professions, led by Angelica MacArthur-Kline) November 2018
  • BPA (Bristol Psychological Society) Umbilical Dynamics, Relationships begins in the womb led by Matthew Appleton February 2019
  • nscience UK - Working with Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse led by Christiane Sanderson March 2019

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

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).

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British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Fees

Concessions offered for

  • Keyworkers

Additional information

Initial face to face consultation - £35
Daytime sessions - £50
Evening sessions (5pm – 8pm) - £60
Bespoke training, group support and resilience by quotation

When I work

Daytime and evening slots available. Please contact for current available slots.

14 St Paul’s Road, Clifton, Bristol, BS8 1LR

55 Kittiwake Drive, Portishead, Bristol, BS20 7PL

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults
Couples
Groups
Organisations