My formal qualifications are
MA (Distinction) in Social Policy, with a detailed study of The Family
For my Master’s Thesis, I researched gender awareness in Family Therapy.
Dip. Systemic Family Therapy Part I
My further studies in recent years have focused on:
Gestalt Psychotherapy, Business Coaching, and working with Systemic Family Constellations.
My professional experience
I have worked as a psychotherapist and counsellor for thirty years. During that time I have run an independent private practice, worked as a University Student Counsellor, undertaken short-term therapy for employees of corporate organisations and run my own management training partnership
I travelled in India researching the position of women in Indian society and counselling in government hospitals. Over three decades I have taught and supervised. As a Fellow of Leo Baeck College, I have taught theological students the life cycle, bereavement and loss, and pastoral skills. At the School of Psychotherapy and Counselling at Regent’s University, I have lectured and supervised students across the five years of training.
My specialist areas
I specialise in working with individuals and couples in the following areas:
Relationship and family issues
Life cycle transitions
Anxiety and stress
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
Code of Ethics & Insurance
I subscribe to the Code of Ethics of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP).
I hold both Public Liability and Professional Indemnity Insurance.