Training Qualifications & Experience

Oxford &Cambridge RSA Certificate in Counselling – 2003 - 2004
Diploma in Counselling – 2004 – 2006
Certificate in Higher Education In Counselling – Middlesex University -  2006
NVQ Level 3 in working with diversity – 2009
NVQ Level 3 in Drug & Alcohol Awareness – 2009
NVQ Level 3 in Substance Misuse Assessment - 2009
NVQ Level 3 in Working with Abusive and Aggressive Behaviour - 2009
NVQ Level 3 In Harm Reduction & Substance Misusing Behaviour - 2009
NVQ Level 3 in Working with Dual Diagnosis - 2009
NVQ Level 3 in Care Planning & Record Keeping - 2009
Certificate In Motivational Interviewing Skills - 2009
Certificate of Attendance for a lecture on The Cycle of Addiction - June 2011
Mental Health Awareness Training – 2011
ITEP Trained – This is a new way of working with clients using worksheets to look at choices – 2011.
Certificate In Suicide First Aid – Jun 2012 – (Assisting People who are in suicidal situations-ASIST Led)
Advanced Level Apprenticeship In Children &Young People’s Social Care. (2012)
EdExcel Level 3 Diploma for The Children & Young People’s Workforce (Social Care) - 2012
BTEC Level 2 in Employment Responsibilities & Rights In Health, Social Care & Children and Young people’s settings -  2012
Certificate In Brief Interventions for Working with Recovering Families -  2013
Foundations Of Recovery Training – 2 Day course which looked at the process on how to build a supportive network for a service user trying to empower them and facilitate their respected recovery journey pathway for their substance of choice -  Mar 2014
Groupwork Skills – Intermediate Level Qualification – The course looked at how to engage people when conducting group sessions and the structure of different group settings. The course also looked at the dynamics of a group, the theory of groups and how to engage difficult group members. - May 2014

I recently spent 2 years from 2014 - July 2016 Co facilitating a support group In Ealing whilst also doing some counselling around substance misuse in the London borough of Ealing.

Member organisations
British Association of Counselling

Areas of counselling I deal with -  Abortion, Addiction(s), Affairs and betrayals, Alcoholism, Anger management, Anxiety, Bereavement, Bullying, Depression, Drug abuse, Emotional abuse, Low self-confidence, Low self-esteem, Physical abuse, Redundancy, Relationship issues, Self-harm, Separation and divorce, Smoking, Stress