About me

Accreditation

BABCP logoAccredited Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapist

British Association of Cognitive and Behavioural Psychotherapists

BABCP reference: 060270

BPS CP logoChartered Counselling Psychologist & Associate Fellow

British Psychological Society

BPS reference: 174470

HPCP LogoRegistered Counselling Psychologist

Health and Care Professionals Council

HPCP reference: PYL04970

Qualifications

2007    Doctorate in Counselling Psychology, London Metropolitan University

2004    MSc in Counselling Psychology, London Metropolitan University

1999     BA Dual Honours in Psychology & Sociology, University of Sheffield

Continuing Professional Development

I am committed to remaining up to date with the latest theories and research evidence into what works for whom, by reading academic journals and books and attending high quality training courses, as detailed below:

Problems:

  • CBT for Chronic and Recurring Depression (2016)
  • CBT for OCD (2015)
  • CBT for Clinical Perfectionism (2010, 2015)
  • CBT for Eating Disorders (2007, 2014)
  • Rape and Sexual Assault (2015)
  • Suicide, Self-harm and Self-neglect (2015)
  • Psychosis and Personality Disorders (2015)
  • Bereavement and Loss (2015)
  • Borderline Personality Disorder (2014)

Theoretical approaches:

  • Building Resilience (2008, 2016)
  • Mindfulness (2007, 2008, 2010)
  • Compassion Focused Therapy (2008, 2015, 2016)
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (2006, 2014, 2016)
  • Mental Capacity & Human Rights (2016)
  • Emotional Regulation (2008)
  • Working with Interpreters (2007)
  • Cognitive Analytic Therapy (2005)