Dr Erin Alford

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Supervisor • she/her
CPsychol, BSc, HCPC Registered
Available for new clients
Available for new clients

This professional is available for new clients.

Glasgow, City of Glasgow, G3 7DS
Available for new clients
Available for new clients

This professional is available for new clients.

Supervision details

I have completed the Supervision Skills course with the BPS and currently work as a placement tutor on the DPsych Counselling Psychology. I also have experience supervising staff and volunteers in other roles. 

Having completed doctoral training myself, and continued working within academia since qualifying, I have a good understanding of course and clinical practice requirements. I also have a good understanding of professional and personal challenges encountered by trainees. My role as tutor focuses on supporting trainees in overcoming these challenges and promotes their development on the path to qualification. 

I am trained in Person Centred Therapy and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and use elements of Compassion Focussed Therapy and Schema Therapy in my practice. The aim of my supervision practice is to create a collaborative and trusting relationship with supervisees, promoting reflective practice. In addition, the focus of supervision will also be on trainee well-being and ensuring good practice in line with relevant professional guidelines. I approach supervision with openness and work alongside trainees to support their applied practice and professional/ personal growth. 

Supervision is charged at £55 per hour for students. 

Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)

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48 Berkley Street, Glasgow, City of Glasgow, G3 7DS

Type of session

In person

I am currently offering supervision to trainee counsellors and psychologists. I offer both online and in person sessions.

Dr Erin Alford
Dr Erin Alford