My Qualifications and Approach

I am a fully qualified Psychotherapeutic Counsellor, listed as a Member of the BACP on the UK National Register. I am also qualified as a Clinical Supervisor.

My approach to therapy is based in Person-Centred, non-directive work integrated with a range of techniques applied appropriately for each client’s needs.

The full list of my qualifications and professional training follows:

  • Member, British Association of Counselling & Psychotherapy
  • Chartered Member, Chartered Institute of Personnel & Development
  • MSc Organisation Development (Sheffield Business School)
  • Foundation Degree in Counselling (Open)
  • Advanced Specialist Diploma in Clinical Supervision
  • Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling (Integrative)
  • Gestalt Therapy (the main element of my basic Counsellor’s training)
  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
  • Transactional Analysis
  • Relationship Therapy
  • Counselling Young People
  • Bereavement Care
  • On-line Therapy Techniques

I carry full professional indemnity insurance (the certificate is here) and I am registered with the Information Commissioner’s Office as a Data Controller. I take the ethical requirements of my profession very seriously, maintaining strict confidentiality protection. I attend clinical supervision regularly as required by the BACP, to maintain and improve my practice.