I began practicing as a psychotherapist in 2003 and currently work solely in private practice.

Prior to this, I worked in acute mental health services as a dance movement psychotherapist. Working on an in-patient unit within an arts therapies team (for South London & Maudsley NHS Trust) and out-patient services (in the NHS, Social Services and the voluntary sector such as MIND).

I was a counsellor at HELP counselling Service in Trowbridge.

I work with adults over the age of 18.

I have experience of working with:-

Depression
Bereavement
Loss
Mood difficulties
Anxiety & panic
Feelings of despair, emptiness and shame
Feeling stuck
Low confidence
The impact of sexual, physical or psychological abuse
Childhood emotional neglect
Trauma
Difficulties in making or sustaining relationships
Stress
Chronic tension
Chronic fatigue or ME
Medically unexplained symptoms
Self-harming
Eating disorders
Body Image problems


Qualifications & Accreditations:-

Diploma Body Psychotherapy, Chiron Centre, London W5 (www.body-psychotherapy.org.uk)
Post-grad Diploma Dance Movement Psychotherapy, Roehampton Insitute (Surrey University)
Certificate as a Facilitator for The Bodymind Approach Symptoms Groups, for Pathways2Wellbeing (Professor Helen Payne)
EMDR training with EMDR Works (emdrworks.com). EMDR Europe certificate.
UKCP accredited member (www.psychotherapy.org.uk)
CABP registered member - Chiron Association for Body Psychotherapists
(www.body-psychotherapy.org.uk)


My work is fully supervised and adheres to the ethical guidelines of CABP and UKCP.

I am committed to continuing professional development.

I am insured and CRB checked.

I am a former Chair of the Ethics and Equal Opportunities Committee at CABP, an organisational member of UKCP