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I am a highly experienced counsellor and psychotherapist having worked in talking therapies for 12 years in a variety of specialist and community contexts. I am dedicated to running a private practice in Ashford as well as being a primary care counsellor in Shepway. My approach is holistic, client-centred, and outcome-orientated. I adapt my approach in support of my clients' diverse needs drawing on a number of skills including: Contemporary Psychotherapy, Clinical Hypnosis, Neuro-Linguistics Programming (NLP). Humanistic Therapy, Psycho-Education and Solution Focusing. I always aim to work collaboratively with individuals in accordance with their preferences, pace, safety and feedback.
Areas of interest
Addictions, relationships/co-dependancy, trauma, Bodily Distress conditions such as Fibromyalgia.
Specialist interests and expertise in the following physical conditions
- Psychophysiological disorders
Current NHS consultant posts held
Primary care counsellor in Shepway
- Diploma in Counselling Canterbury College 2006
- Advanced Diploma in Contemporary Psychotherapy Beeleaf/Queen Mary University 2015
- Master Practitioner of Neuro Linguistics Programming Beeleaf 2011
Affiliations / memberships
UK Council for Psychotherapy (reg/accred)
British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (reg)
Community for Contemporary Psychotherapists (reg/accred)
College of Hypno-Psychotherapists (reg)
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.