I am an experienced Person-Centred/Transpersonal therapist and have over 18 years of counselling experience within a wide variety of therapeutic settings. These include the University of East Anglia, Norwich Prison, Beckenham MIND, Bromley Alcohol Service, Bethlem Royal Hospital, Croydon Junction and Bromley Youth Counselling services.
I had 7 years experience as a counsellor within the Occupational Health Unit of a local County Council, dealing with both personal and work related issues.
At present in addition to my private practice, I work within one of the nations leading Employee Assistant Programmes, providing both telephone and face to face couselling to employees of the nations core services and private industries.
I am an Accredited Member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) www.bacp.co.uk and work within their professional and ethical framework. I am a UKRCP registered independent counsellor and a member of the UK Association of Humanistic Psychology Practitioners (UKAHPP).
My training experience includes:-
Certificate in Counselling and Psychotherapy, CCPE London (1998)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Counselling, Universtity of East Anglia, Norwich (2000)
Masters in Counselling and Psychotherapy, University of East London (2004)
Certificate in Supervision, Palmoasis, Bristol (2006)
Advanced Diploma in Cognitive Behavioural Methods for Person-Centered Counsellors, University of Warwick (2008)
Zen Meditation and Mindfulness Instructor, Zenways (2011)
Diploma in Working with the Spiritual Dimension in Therapy, Network, Bristol (2012)
Diploma in Supervision, Oasis-Talk, Bristol (2013)
Diploma in Counselling Children and Young People, Network, Bristol (2014)
Diploma in Relational Mindfulness, Karuna Institute (2016)