I have worked in a variety of settings as a Cognitive Behavioural Therapist since 2004. I have also worked extensively in the field of suicide prevention. I work with all clinical disorders.
In addition to practicing as a Cognitive Behavioural Therapist, I also supervise and teach the CBT model up to and including post-graduate level.
My specialist area is working with addictions, including Internet, gambling, alcohol, drugs and pornography. Please click into info on addiction
I am an accredited and registered member of BACP and a registered member of UKCP and a member of BABCP.
I am a qualified integrative psychotherapist with many years experience working with clients of all ages. I have trained in CBT and have also undertaken specialist training in counselling children and adolescents.
I have experience in working therapeutically with a wide range of difficulties.
Many clients, in particular adolescents and children, struggle to communicate their feelings verbally and therefore in my practice I use creative approaches including therapeutic play in order to meet the client’s needs. Involvement in a creative activity often eases the client’s anxiety and enables expression of thoughts and feelings and exploration into difficult experiences.
I am an accredited member of the BAPC and I adhere to their ethical guidelines.
I am a BACP accredited counsellor and also a qualified Counselling Supervisor. I have been counselling for over 8 years with wide and varied experience within the voluntary and community sector. Since completing my Diploma in Integrative Counselling I have qualified in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Couple Therapy and Sensorimotor Psychotherapy, which deals with how the body reacts and holds trauma.
For the past 3-4 years I have worked in the Community sector as a sessional counsellor and private practice. I also spent 2 plus years working with Lifeline Crisis Intervention and have wide experience in working with suicide and mental health issues. I specialize in Trauma Counselling please click into trauma therapies and have much experience working with issues of adult survivors of child sex abuse, domestic violence and all forms of emotional and psychological abuse.
I am a qualified Cognitive Behavioural Therapist, with extensive knowledge and experience providing individual and group therapy. I hold specialist qualifications and use CBT evidence based treatment models with my clients. With over 5 years experience-supporting people, using a range of creative therapies including: art, poetry and equine therapy.
I am currently working towards Accreditation with BACP.
I am a fully qualified integrative counsellor.
I am experienced in working with Chronic Health Conditions please click on for example ME/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia. As an integrative therapist, I provide a recovery programme using a combined approach focused on tailoring therapy to meet the client’s needs, taking into consideration their personal limitations and external constraints.
Therapy for chronic illnesses aims to promote healing and facilitate wholeness, ensuring that all levels of a person’s being and function are maximised to their full potential.
I offer group therapy to provide education, support and teach strategies to cope with and manage chronic health conditions.
I have recently trained in CBT and working towards Accreditation with BACP.
For over 16 years I have worked with people within the criminal justice system and their families.
My speciality is in Youthwork and rehabilitation of offenders including family support work.
I am a qualified in integrative counselling and experienced in counselling young people and adults. I amrecently trained in CBT and I am working towards Accreditation.