Qualifications

PGDip Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, PGCert Psychological Therapy, AdvDip Mental Health Nursing

Therapeutic Approach

Yoga, CBT, EMDR

Membership body

BABCP (Accred.)

Years practicing

11 years

Issues worked with

Anxiety, Rape/sexual assault, Disordered eating, Trauma, Grief, Domestic abuse, Phobias, Emotional abuse, Depression, Self-esteem, OCD, Fertility and pregnancy, PTSD, Loss, Loneliness, Insomnia, Cultural identity, Attachment issues, Social anxiety, Childhood abuse, Stress, Body dysmorphic disorder (BDD), Personality disorders, Suicidal thoughts, Physical abuse, Bereavement, Sexual abuse, Personal growth/wellbeing.

Special interest areas

I have particular experience in working with clients with PTSD and complex trauma (asylum seekers, domestic abuse and a range of other issues). I am a certified trauma sensitive yoga facilitator having successfully completed my training with the Centre for Trauma and Embodiment at JRI in Boston, Massachusetts.

Personal Statement

I am an experienced Cognitive Behavioral Psychotherapist accredited by the BABCP since 2012. I am also an Eye Movement and Reprocessing (EMDR) Psychotherapist and a registered mental health nurse.

 

I have a special interest in working with trauma/PTSD and I currently work at the Centre for Trauma , Resilience and Growth in Nottinghamshire.

 

I have worked in mental health since 2005 in a variety of settings including general adult psychiatry, perinatal mental health, child and adolescent psychiatry and primary care mental health services.