Systemic Family Therapy Practitioner (AFT) Integrative Counsellor, MBACP (Dip) Post-qualifying Diploma in Children and Young People Teaching Adults in the Life-long learning sector
Extra CPD & Training Positive Parenting Programme (Triple P), Cruse bereavement trained. Alcohol Brief Interventions training. Understanding domestic abuse in teenage relationships. Rewind Trauma Therapy for PTSD. Sand-play therapy, Transactional Analysis T101, Mindfulness based cognitive therapy for anxiety and stress. (MBCT)
My Relevant Life Experience includes:
Currently, working as a school counsellor for Adults and Young People in a Specialist Music School and school counsellor in a local Primary School for the under 11's. Currently in Private Practice with Couples, Adults and Young People Accredited Family Therapy Practitioner. Worked in Torbay CAMHS during Family Therapy training with families. Adult counselling in Weston Super Mare Bereavement support through Cruse. Worked in Children's Centres, supporting parents with children and teens as well as supporting young people in school who struggled with family/friend/school worries. Rewind therapy for PTSD - please enquire for more information. Life before Therapy for me was working in the Entertainment Industry; in the live television environment, so I would say I have a good experience of life both in front and behind the cameras if anybody needs particular support in that area. I have also had experience of living as a minority and understand what it can be like to live away from our own countries for long periods of time.
Making the most of your life and yourself
"When you're trying to motivate yourself, appreciate the fact that you're even thinking about making a change. And as you move forward, allow yourself to be good enough" - Alice Domar