Qualifications & Experience

I am a qualified Integrative therapist and have been a Registered Accredited member of the BACP since 2003 (British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy) https://www.bacp.co.uk/ . I am also a member of EMDRUK https://emdrassociation.org.uk and IPTUK https://www.iptuk.net

As an integrative therapist, I draw from a number of different psychotherapeutic models, including; EMDR, Humanistic, Psychodynamic, Interpersonal/Relational, Transpersonal and Cognitive approaches, in order to tailor the therapy to your individual situation. Drawing from a bio,psycho,social,spiritual model of human development.

I have spent over 20 years exploring and studying wellbeing and personal growth. I have worked as a qualified therapist in the NHS for over 17 years, as well as working with Employee Assisted Programmes and in Private Practice.

I have an MSc in leadership and coaching and a BSc in Integrative Therapy. I am also an experienced qualified Clinical Supervisor.

From my work as a therapist and working in the NHS, I developed an interest in organisational dynamics. I have also studied and worked within organisations to help leaders and managers understand relational dynamics and how, neurobiology, reflexivity and effective communication can bring about organisational change.

I have completed many additional courses as part of my Continuing Professional Development, including:

  • Interpersonal Psychotherapy

  • Embodied Relational Therapy.

  • Mindfulness training

  • City and Guilds in teaching adult learners

  • IFS - Internal Family Systems

  • IFS informed EMDR

  • EMDR, Flash technique, Attachment informed and Intergenerational trauma focused EMDR

  • Acceptance and commitment Therapy (ACT)

  • I am also a qualified Yoga Teacher