Qualifications ~ Approach ~ Training ~ Experience
My Qualifications and Approach
I hold an MA in Advanced Counselling and Psychotherapy Practice along with a BA (Hons) Degree in Integrative Relational Counselling which means I focus on using the therapeutic relationship to help you explore your concerns and issues. My approach is tailored to suit your unique and individual needs, I use a variety of tools drawn from different therapeutic models including Psychotherapy, Gestalt, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Solution Focused Therapy and Mindfulness.
I am an Accredited Mediator practicing Alternative Dispute Resolution (Law Society and Bar Council Approved).
Couples Therapy (Human Givens College)
Mindfulness Stress Reduction (Kingston College)
Positive Outcomes for Dissociative Survivors, including Post Traumatic Stress Disorder PTSD (PODS)
Working with Sex Addiction (ISAT The Institute for Sex Addiction Training)
Working with Trauma & Addiction (CDP Southeast/ASCA)
Child Protection and Safeguarding Children
Working with Personality Disorders (ASCA)
I am an experienced counsellor and psychotherapist who has worked for several years with adults in a wide range of settings including the NHS in a busy GP practice (rated excellent by a recent QCS audit). I have also worked for several years and continue to work as a counsellor with ASCA an addiction service charity. I am also a group therapy facilitator for ASCA.
My commitment is to providing counselling and psychotherapy in a safe, confidential and non-judgemental environment. I am an Accredited Member of the British Association of Counsellors and Psychotherapists (BACP). I work with clients who are facing a variety of emotional difficulties and issues.
BACP accreditation is a quality standard for the experienced practitioner who can demonstrate high standards of competent and ethical practice.
I am passionate about enabling my clients to make the changes that lead to a happier more fulfilled life.
Please Call me on 07756 902911 or email [email protected] to discuss any concerns or questions you might have.
I have lived in Surrey for the last 10 years. Prior to this I spent many years living overseas with my young family in a variety of different countries and been fortunate to have been exposed to many different cultures therefore I have a good understanding of how this may influence us. I am committed to Continued Professional Development (CPD).
Find us in Surbiton and the Surrey Area
We are centrally located in Surbiton (KT6) less than 50 yards from Surbiton station, opposite Waitrose. I serve the Surrey area: Kingston Upon Thames, Esher, Chessington, New Malden, Tolworth, Thames Ditton, Epsom, Ewell and Wimbledon. There is free parking available at Waitrose and I am located next to the Surbiton station bus stop. Served by bus routes 71, K1, K2, K3, 465, 281, 513, 65.