I am a professionally qualified counsellor, trained in the Humanistic Gestalt model.
I offer counselling at my private practice in Twyford, Hampshire. My practice is in my home in a dedicated room that provides confidentiality and a comfortable setting.
As well as having a private practice I also work as a Trauma Therapist supporting victims of sexual abuse.
My voluntary work has been as a counsellor at The Olive Branch, a counselling service in Winchester.
I am a Registered Member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy and I adhere to their ethical principles. I have regular monthly supervision with a qualified counselling supervisor and I hold professional indemnity insurance.
I participate in regular continuous professional development and have undertaken additional training in the following areas:
CBT for PTSD and Trauma
Working with Survivors of Domestic Abuse
Sexual Abuse Survivor Training
Working with Bereavement
Diploma with Distinction in Humanistic Gestalt Counselling awarded by Buckinghamshire New University
Level 4 in Humanistic Gestalt Counselling
BA Hons in Psychology and Sociology awarded by Leicester University
Registered Member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (MBACP).
Member of the Hampshire Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy.
Areas of Expertise
I work with clients in the following areas:
Low self confidence
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
Work related issues