I have a PG Diploma and a Masters in Counselling and I am a senior accredited member of the British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy, I am also an EMDR Europe Accredited Practitioner
Although I integrate a range of therapy models in my counselling sessions including CBT, EMDR, and solution focused therapy my practise is has its foundation in the person-centred approach.
over the last 22 years I have worked as a counsellor and psychotherapist in private practice, NHS primary care and several voluntary sector organisations. Since 2006 I have specialised in working with Trauma and PTSD. I have a strong interest in and have had extensive experience working with multicultural issues including race, religion, sexuality, disability and identity.
I have a Diploma in Supervision for Counselling & the Helping Professions and 18 years experience of providing clinical supervision. I have worked with experienced and student counsellors from a range settings including NHS primary care, Educational and third Sector settings.
I have also provided organisational supervision/consultancy for managers and staff members from Local government, women's refuges, and agencies who work with survivors of torture.
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