I am an experienced, qualified counsellor with a BA (Hons) in Humanistic Counselling.
I hold professional memberships of
- BACP (British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy)
- HACP (Hampshire Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy)
- UKATA (UK Association for Transactional Analysis)
I abide by the Ethical Codes of these organisations and engage in regular Supervision to ensure ethical practice.
Qualifications and Training
BA (HONS) in Humanistic Counselling (first class) based on Transactional Analysis
Foundation Degree in Humanistic Counselling (BACP Accredited)
Transactional Analysis 101
Experienced in rape and sexaul assault counselling
Experience working with personality disorders
Experience working with disabilities
I have experience working for two major charities - NSPCC where I worked with soldiers and their families and Action for Children where I worked with hard to reach and vulnerable families addressing a variety of issues. I manage a counselling service for a charity which supports people who are blind or visually impaired and their families.
I regularly attend additional training, seminars and workshops to continue my personal and professional development and to ensure that I am current within my profession.
I am Head of Counselling at a college in Winchester where I teach and co-ordinate counselling courses working with students who wish to train as counsellors, and an affiliate member of the ETF (The Education and Training Foundation).