Counselling/ Psychotherapy Training

1982B.Phil. Counselling (Exeter University)
1987Cert.Advanced Groupwork (National Institute of Social Work)
1990Diploma Ericksonian Hypnotherapy and N.L.P.
1992Brief Solution Focused Therapy (London Ericksonian Society/ Brief Therapy Centre)
1996Certificate in Post Adoption Counselling (Post Adoption Centre)
2001Advanced Certificate in Cognitive Behavioural Skills (Stress Management Centre, London)
2013Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy (DDP) level 1&2

I have also completed advanced training in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Child Sexual Abuse, Post Traumatic Stress Disorders, Eating Disorders, Clinical Supervision as well as undertaking extensive continued training in aspects of child and adult psychotherapy as part of my continued professional development.

I have particular experience with adoption issues, attachment, relationships, loss, anxiety, depression, trauma, including Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID) and phobias.

I have been a senior accredited member of the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) since 1988, and accredited as a supervisor of individuals.

I am also recognised by UKCP as a child psychotherapist.