BSc (hons) Psychology, Diploma: Integrative Psychotherapy and Counselling, Diploma: Hypnotherapy, Certs: CBT, PTSD and Trauma, Multi-Modal Counselling, Problem Focused Counselling and Coaching.
I practice, endorse and incorporate Mindfulness in therapy sessions, which is proven to be very effective in treating stress, anxiety and depression.
I have many years experience working with children and families in a variety of settings, including the role of therapist in a residential school for children and adolescents with behavioural, emotional and social difficulties
In a voluntary capacity I facilitate a monthly support group and offer assistance as a drop-in advisor once a week for The Friends and Families Network, Orchard House, Crawley. This service is funded by the West Sussex Carers. I am a referral order panel member for West Sussex Youth Offending Service, which is a voluntary post.
Professional Memberships held: British Psychological Society, (BPS), Counselling Society, (MCS) and British Association of Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies, (BABCP). As members, practitioners are bound by the Societies' Professional Codes of Ethics