Qualifications

MSc Psychological Therapies, Certificate in Counselling

Therapeutic Approach

ACT, Pluralistic, CBT, Person-centred, Psychodynamic

Membership body

BPS, BACP (Accred.)

Years practicing

5 years

Issues worked with

Alcohol, Sexual matters, Bereavement, Suicidal thoughts, PTSD, Anxiety, Social anxiety, Depression, Bipolar, Loss, Addiction, Phobias, Grief, Drugs, Loneliness, Self-esteem, Self-harm, Personality disorders, Trauma, Body dysmorphic disorder (BDD), Stress, OCD.

Special interest areas

I have a particular experience working with individuals with addiction and mental health disorders (dual diagnosis).

Personal Statement

Following an assessment session in which individuals and I try to understand the nature of their concerns together. I discuss treatment options that we could try together to find one that is the best fit for the person and the duration of time that they intend to work on their concern.

The work varies according to the modality or techniques that are being used, ranging from offering an individual a non-judgemental space to be heard to allow processing to more directive work in which evidence-based techniques are planned together and carried out