I am an experienced counsellor and am a Senior Accredited member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) and a Registered Counsellor with the UK Register of Independent Counsellors\Psychotherapists.
My core training is in Psychosynthesis, however as everyone is unique in their needs, I also work in an integrative way offering other approaches such as Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Brief Solution Focused Therapy, and a variety of creative therapeutic tools.
I work within the BACP's Ethical Framework for Good Practice.
I am fully insured and DBS checked.
I receive professional supervision with all aspects of my therapeutic practice.
Qualifications and Training
Diploma in Psychosynthesis Counselling and Therapy
Trained in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
Trained in Brief Solution Focused Therapy
Trained in Trauma and Critical Incident work
Trained in Group Facilitation work
Postgraduate Diploma in Supervision
I am a member of Sussex Counselling which is a professional network of counsellors and psychotherapists working within East and West Sussex.
My private practice
Established in 1997 I work in Newhaven and Brighton.
I currently work as a Student Counsellor at the University of Brighton.
I have worked as a counsellor at: Northbrook College Sussex; the Young People's Centre in Brighton; City College Brighton and Hove; and at MankindUK (charity supporting male survivors of rape and sexual abuse). I have also worked as a Volunteer Supervisor for the national bereavement charity, CRUSE, in Eastbourne.
I offer counselling sessions via: face-to-face; telephone and SKYPE.
I am a qualified supervisor and offer individual and group supervision for both qualified and trainee counsellors in my practice in Newhaven.
I also offer short term counselling for employees whose organisations offer an Employee Assistance Programme.