I have practiced as a psychotherapist and counsellor for 14 years, working with adults, young people, groups and couples.
I have worked to support and develop people for over 20 years starting with my time as a youth and community development worker, when I worked with young people and adults for 8 years. In this time I also trained, developed and mentored staff, both individuals and teams.
My experience includes:
14 years of working both in-depth, long-term and medium and shorter-term with men, women and young people
18 years experience of working with young people and adults with drug addictions.
2 years at a Rape Crisis Centre counselling female survivors of rape and sexual abuse including teenagers
3 years as an associate counsellor at a psychotherapy centre, working with adult men and women.
8 years as an adult and young personâ€™s counsellor for a charity working within the community and in schools with young people and with adults, many of whom were experiencing deep distress.
Setting up and managing a counselling service for a charity, which focusses on supporting vulnerable adults and young people.
Working with a range of organisations to deliver workplace counselling for their staff.
Supervision of a team of counsellors and of the organisationâ€™s management team
MA Transactional Analysis (to complete summer 2013 after 6 years of study)
BA (hons) Counselling Studies
Diploma in Transactional Analysis (3 years in training)
Certificate in Counselling
Tuesday: 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Thursday: 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Friday: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM