My professional background

Professional qualifications

Certificate in Education

Diploma in Education

Certificate in Counselling Studies

Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling

Diploma in Psychotherapy

1972

1989

2005

2008

2012

Counselling Experience

In addition to private work;

MIND

Counsellor

  A range of clients issues such as anger, anxiety, depression, relationship problems, and sexual identity.

The Create Centre

    Therapeutic play with preschool children.

    Playability - working therapeutically with preschool children

                         and their mothers who had experienced domestic violence/sexual abuse  

Relate

Young Person's Counsellor in High and Upper schools​

Voluntary work

VICTIM SUPPORT

     ABH and GBH victims

     Neighbourhood mediation

MIND

    Befriender

    Men’s Self Development Group facilitator

    Men’s Anger Group Facilitator

    Counsellor

MAPS (Mediation and Parent Support)

    Neighbourhood mediation

    YoYo – Young Opinion Youth Opportunity

Continued Professional Development

Brief Solution Focused Therapy

Play Therapy

Self Harm

Working with Young People

Supporting Adults with Learning Difficulties

Working at Relational Depth

Parks Inner Child Therapy

Attachment Theory

Self Harm to Self Care

Forgiveness

Understanding Suicide

Process Orientated

Teaching clients Mindfulness Skills

Gestalt Methodology

Couple Relationships

Working with the inner child