CBT Therapist and EMDR Accredited Therapist
I am an experienced and accredited Cognitive Behavioural Therapist with the British Association of Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapists (BABCP) and a fully accredited EMDR Therapist (Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing) accredited with EMDR Europe. Both CBT and EMDR are effective and evidence-based psychological therapies which can help you to overcome your difficulties and bring about positive changes in your life – helping you to a healthier future.
I am also a registered member of UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) as a Psychotherapuetic Counsellor, my psychotherapeutic training being in Transactional Analysis. I offer brief and long-term therapy, across a wide range of emotional and mental health issues that include:
- Social anxiety
- Health anxiety
- Panic attacks
- Relationship issues
I have a special interest in trauma and PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder). I am passionate about supporting clients to address their present difficulties and improve their skills and resilience so that therapy has a long-lasting effect. As well as using EMDR and CBT, I incorporate
Transactional Analysis, Mindfulness, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and BSP (Brainspotting) into a therapeutic plan that is tailored to the client’s individual needs. I provide a professional and confidential service and engage in regular clinical supervision and continuous professional development (CPD).
I work with clients ranging from children (10+) adolescents and adults, and elderly and am registered with BABCP, UKCP and EMDR UK, all are professional bodies for Psychotherapists.
Qualifications and Training:
- BA (Hons) Social Policy
- MA in Community Education & Youth & Community Development
- IMPACT Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling (Transactional Analysis)
- PGDip in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
- EMDR Accredited Training (Parts 1-3)
- Acceptance and Commitment (ACT) Therapy Training (Intermediate Level)
- EMDR Child & Adolescent Accredited Training (level 1)
- Brainspotting Training Phase 1-3
I accept referrals from individuals, GP’s, private health insurers and solicitors. I am an approved provider for various insurance providers e.g. BUPA, AXA PPP, Aviva, Nuffield Health and Vitality.
If you would like to have a free, no obligation telephone consultation or wish to make an enquiry or book an appointment, please do not hesitate to contact me through the Wishing Well.