I am a qualified psychotherapist (MSc) and a member of the BACP.
I have completed part one of the certificate in EMDR therapy from the EMDR Academy.
I am also a qualified mental health social worker, and mindfulness teacher.
As a social worker I worked in an NHS mental health team for four years supporting people experiencing anxiety, depression, bi-polar disorder, psychosis, schizophrenia, postnatal depression and personality disorder. During this time I earned my diploma in advanced mental health practice.
As a psychotherapist I have worked at the Bethlem Hospital for two years in the intensive therapy programme for people with personality disorder.
I worked in a family therapy team for two years in Bexley.
I worked for the charity 'One in Four' for two years doing long term work with people who had experienced sexual abuse.
I have also worked at Oxford Brookes University doing short term work with students.
I currently work for the charity 'Stand Alone' where I regularly facilitate workshops and groups for people who are estranged from their family or a key family member