I am a highly qualified and experienced consultant psychotherapist and supervisor with recognised clinical expertise in the treatment and assessment of wide a range of mental health problems (including: depression, anxiety, personality disorder and psychosis), offending behaviour and addiction.
Over the last 20 years, I have provided key psychological interventions in order to achieve the sustainable rehabilitation and recovery for clients with complex and enduring mental health problems. I specialise in the treatment of addiction, suicide and self-injury, and complex and challenging diagnoses for example: Emotionally Unstable Personality Disorder (Borderline Type). In addition, I have provided specialist clinical services, training and consultancy to a number of key national organisations, including: MIND, Nominet Trust, The Mental Health Foundation, The Paul Hamlyn Foundation, Comic Relief and Bright, as well as many independent mental health providers
I am highly adept in the application of: Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), Integrative Psychotherapy, Psychosocial Interventions (PSI), and Schema Focussed Therapy (SFT) and CBT-based therapies. I am also an author and originator of several treatment programmes and interventions for a range of diagnoses, addictions and offence-related behaviours.
What I can help with
Addictions, Eating disorders, Obsessions, OCD, Phobias, Self-harm, Abuse, Anxiety, Bereavement, Depression, Loss, Post-traumatic stress, Trauma, Service veterans, Business coaching, Career coaching, Coaching supervision, Development coaching, Executive coaching, Leadership coaching, Life coaching, Personal development, ADD / ADHD, Asperger syndrome, Disability, Health related issues, Cultural issues, Identity issues, Men's issues, Self esteem, Spirituality, Anger management, Redundancy, Stress, Work related issues
Types of therapy
Behavioural, Brief therapy, CBT, Cognitive, Creative therapy, Eclectic, Existential, Integrative, Person centred, Phenomenological, Psychodynamic, Relational, Solution focused brief therapy, Systemic, Transactional analysis, Transpersonal
Clients I work with
Adults, Children, Couples, EAP, Groups, Organisations, Young people
How I deliver therapy
Home visits, Long-term face-to-face work, Short-term face-to-face work, Telephone counselling, Time-limited