I have a MA in Existential Psychotherapy and Counselling from the New School (accredited by Middlesex University), a BA in Philosophy and have attended various day, weekend and 6 month training courses in addition.
These include: Bodylistening and Body Psychotherapy (Brighton School for Embodied Therapy); Mindfulness (Regent’s University); Sexual Health (Terrence Higgins); LGBTQ+ (Mind); Working with Children (Women and Girls’ Network, London) and Domestic Violence, Sexual Abuse and Trauma (Women and Girls’ Network, London) among others.
I have experience working with depression, anxiety, trauma, family relations, bereavement, stress, body image, sexuality, sexual relations, substance misuse, domestic violence and abuse.
I have worked with people from different social and ethnic backgrounds and of various ages, I have a full DBS and am a registered member of BACP (http://www.bacpregister.org.uk/). I have amble experience with working with people with low level English and am happy to explore alternative ways of working therapeutically.
I run a private practice and have experience of working in the following settings:
- NHS IAPT service in Tower Hamlets and Newham
- Mind in Tower Hamlets and Newham
- Women and Girls’ Network
- Brighton Oasis Project
- YMCA downslink group – BHASVIC