Accred MBACP, PGDip, PGCE, QTLS, BSc, DipSup
I offer a warm, perceptive, sensitive approach, that moves at a pace appropriate for you. A nurturing space to support your growth and to promote healing.
"At the centre of your being, you have the answer. You know who you are, and you know what you want".
Rumi (13th Century)
I specialise in adults and young people; offering individualised therapeutic interventions from a small, highly personal, private practice setting in central Brighton and from a warm, comfortable, accessible clinic in Central Hove. In order to improve accessibility, I also offer sessions via Skype.
I work with men and women irrespective of age, ethnicity, gender identity, background, sexual orientation, profession, financial standing, religion, culture, etc across a range of issues including but not limited to:
Depression, Anxiety, Generalised Anxiety Disorder, Panic Disorder, Addiction, Attachment and Loss, Relationship Issues, Loneliness, Mortality Issues, Anger, Bereavement, Trauma, Self Harm, Suicide, Domestic Violence, Sexual/Physical and Emotional Abuse. I am experienced in working alongside CAMHS and in supporting those with Diagnostic
Specialisms and Training
I am a qualified and accredited Psychodynamic Psychotherapeutic Counsellor. I offer both brief solution focused counselling and traditional long-term open ended treatments for individuals and couples.
I am qualified to Post Graduate Level in Psychodynamic Psychotherapeutic Counselling and in EMDR, CBT, Client Centred, Eco-therapeutic, Life Coaching and Solution Focused interventions. I also a qualified Clinical Supervisor for Counsellors and other Allied Health Professionals.
PGDip in Psychodynamic Psychotherapeutic Counselling
Registered and Accredited member of the BACP -British Association of Counsellor and Psychotherapists
Diploma in Professional Clinical Supervision (Dip Sup)
EMDR Therapist - Member of EMDR Association UK
Person Centred Counselling Diploma
Solution Focused Counselling - BRIEF training centre; London.
Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE)
Qualified Teacher Learning Status (QTLS)
Synergia Coaching - Introductory Certificate
BSc Hons Biological Sciences
Alongside my private practice, I have worked for various charitable organisations. These include SAHA, an organisation providing better outcomes, including therapy, for young homeless people in the UK. The Rock Clinic, Brighton, improving accessibility by offering therapeutic interventions for those on low incomes. I am also highly experienced in working in with young people. For over a decade, I have been providing practical and emotional alternatives for those experiencing emotional and behavioural difficulties in Schools, FE Colleges and in Universities across Sussex.
I warmly invite you to make contact. It is really important that you feel you have a comfortable relational ‘fit’ with your therapist. If you would like to know a little more about how I work; to decide whether I'm the right choice for you; or to establish whether I have availability; simply use the message box below, give me a call or send me an email. All points of contact are confidential. I endeavour to reply to all enquiries within 48 hours.
198 Church Road, Hove.
3 St George's Place, Brighton.