About Me

Background education/experience

  • Diploma in child care and development
  • A-levels
  • Certificate in Counselling and Psychotherapy
  • Diploma in Counselling and Psychotherapy. Member of BACP I attend regular clinical supervision in accordance with BACP guidelines and ethics
  • I worked for the organisation Mind in Uttoxeter for 8 enjoyable years, working with a collection of clientele, with individual issues.
  • Networking alongside other related professionals, such as GP’s, CPN, School Nurse, and Crisis Team etc
    an understanding of child protection issues
  • Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) techniques, focusing on management and control of behaviour/thinking
  • I currently counsel young people within a network of middle schools.
  • On-going personal development and training
  • Being a parent
  • Lifes challenges

My research interests include:

  • Autism and aspergers syndrome
  • Positive parenting
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Worried children
  • Inner child work (recovery from childhood trauma, neglect or abuse)
  • Domestic violence
  • Sexual abuse
  • Bereavement/loss
  • Trauma
  • Anxiety, stress management and depression
  • School refusals
  • Bullying
  • Eating disorders
  • Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
  • Low self-esteem
  • Sexual issues
  • Post natal depression

Why Private Practice

  • Flexible appointment times
  • More confidential and discreet
  • A relaxed “homely” environment, which offers a therapeutic cosy space.

Fees

  • The sessions will last 50 minutes and will cost £35
  • Couples - £45
  • Students  - £30

You may come weekly or fortnightly