Experience and Qualifications
I currently work in private practice as a counsellor specialising in anxiety, depression and trauma work. I am also a qualified clinical supervisor with a special interest in supporting supervisees to reach their full potential.
My previous counselling experience includes: working in primary care for the NHS, delivering counselling sessions to adults in GP surgeries; working as an Assistant Clinical Lead within an counselling agency providing a counselling service to the NHS; working as a secondary school counsellor and also at a college of FE, supporting teenagers and young adults. I have worked as a level 2 & 3 tutor at the Devon and Cornwall Counselling Hub.
I have successfully worked with clients who have experienced anxiety, depression and trauma. I am experienced in safeguarding (I hold an Enhanced DBS).
Before I qualified as a counsellor, I worked in a primary school as a Thrive Practitioner supporting children with their social and emotional needs. I have also delivered children’s mindfulness sessions to help them manage stress and anxiety.
CPCAB Level 6 Certificate in Counselling Supervision
CPCAB Level 5 Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling
CPCAB Level 4 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling
CPCAB Level 3 Certificate in Counselling Studies
CPCAB Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills
I am also a qualified Relax Kids Mindfulness Coach
I regularly undertake CPD to continue to build on my skills and qualifications.
I am a registered member of the National Counselling and Psychotherapy Society (NCPS)