I am a qualified and accredited psychotherapist, registered with The UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP). I hold a diploma in Transpersonal Integrative Psychotherapy from the Centre for Counselling and Psychotherapy Education (CCPE). Trained in couples counselling at The Centre for Systemic Constellations
The four year diploma is accredited by both UKCP and The British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP), the two main bodies that set standards for psychotherapy and counselling training and practice in the UK.
Additional qualifications and experience include:
BSc (Hons) in psychology from the University of Roehampton
State Registered Nurse
Specialist training in loss, complicated grief and traumatic bereavement at Wandsworth Bereavement Service
Alternative therapist: reflexologist and reiki healer
Trained to level 2 in EMDR (eye movement desensitisation and reprocessing), an evidence-based therapy developed to treat trauma.
In addition to private practice, I work as a telephone counsellor at Cic, an employment assistance provider. I have also worked at:
Wandsworth Bereavement Service
Formerly in PR and medical communications, I have extensive first-hand experience of the pressures of the corporate world.
I've been fully checked by the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly Criminal Records Bureau)
I receive regular clinical supervision with a qualified and accredited supervisor
I hold professional indemnity insurance
I am a registered member of The British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP)