About Me

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I am a qualified counsellor with a Diploma in Counselling validated by the University of Gloucestershire and a post-qualifying Diploma in Counselling Children and Adolescents.

I have a Certificate of Proficiency with the BACP and am a registered member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (MBACP (Reg)) and CCYP  (Counselling Children and Young People).  I am also an accredited member of the National Counselling Society (MNCS (Accred)).

I regularly attend CPD courses,  receive monthly supervision for both my voluntary and private client work and I am fully insured for private practice.

I have experience of working with a wide range of clients (children,  adolescents and adults) with problems such as depression, anxiety, stress, bereavement and loss, spiritual issues, the impact of trauma or abuse, low self-esteem, self-harm, relationship difficulties and marital breakdown.

I have been counselling adults and young people in private practice since 2015 and started volunteer counselling with adults in a large Bristol counselling agency since January 2013. I  have been the school counsellor at a Bristol post 16 centre since June 2015 and since September 2017 have been working with Focus Counselling as part of a counselling team in two private schools in Bath with children and young people aged 5-18©

I have 3 years experience of delivering person centred training courses at Introductory level as well as facilitating skills workshops for Certificate Level counselling students.

 

Qualifications

ABC Awards: Level 7 Post Qualifying Diploma in Counselling Children and Young People

BACP: Certificate of Proficiency

Dip HE Counselling: University of Gloucestershire

PGCE  Modern Languages: University of Bristol

BA (Hons) French Language and Literature and History of Art: University of Bristol

 

 

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