Qualifications and training

I have a Diploma of Higher Education in Therapeutic Counselling (DipHE) from Leeds Metropolitan University.

I have also attended the following training:

  • A matter of Death and Life – Irvin Yalom – 10th March 2021
  • A Short guide to what every psychological therapist should know about working with psychiatric drugs – 21st November 2020
  • Moving Towards Physical & Mental Health: those Suffering w/Eating Disorders – 16 November 2020.

  • Working with bereavement and complex grief – BACP training – September 2020
  • Moving your practice online – a brief course for counsellors, psychotherapists and mental health practitioners, from Online Therapy Institute – 24th May 2020
  • Relational Depth in Counselling and Psychotherapy – On line Events – 4th April 2020
  • Working with Clients on line – On line Events – 23rd March 2020
  • The Web of Shame – Shame in the therapeutic relationship – 28th- 29th Feb 2020
  • The inflammatory response – Understanding inflammation and the Immune System in States of mind.  – 1st Feb 2020
  • Clinical application of compassion – NICABM – Dec 2019
  • Prescribing Lifestyle Medicine – 18th May 2019
  • Shame and Guilt: Impediments to Therapy – NSCIENCE – March 2019
  • Trauma sensitive Mindfulness CPD symposium – June 2018
  • Mindful Resilience Enhancement Training Level 1 and 2 – September 2015 through to March 2017
  • Treating trauma master series – NICABM – August 2017
  • Systemic Constellations Workshop –  ConstellationWorkshops – September 2015, September 2016, September 2017 and December 2017
  • Sexual issues in therapy – JAC Counselling and Psychotherapy Training – September 2015
  • “Bridging the Gap” – JAC Counselling and Psychotherapy Training – March 2015
  • Somatic Trauma Therapy for Post Traumatic Stress – Babette Rothschild – October 2014/May 2015
  • New Approaches to the Body and Eating Problems – Suzy Orbach – April 2013
  • Counselling for Depression – Kevin Chandler – March 2013
  • Time-limited Dynamic Therapy – Kathleen Gardener – March 2012