- Phone number
- Flexible hours available
- Wheelchair accessible office
- Available for home visits
About me and my therapy practice
I am a Child and Adolescent Counsellor that uses Art and Play in therapy sessions. I run my own private practice and work in family homes or schools if required. My training was completed at the Insitute of Arts in Therapy and Education(IATE).
I have worked with Children,Young people and their families for over 20 years as a Children's Centre Manager for Sure Start. I hold a Degree in Early Years and Childhood Studies, making me an expert in the field of Early Education. My work as a counsellor and my experience of working with parents means I have a number of training tools to support parents with their children's emotional development.
I run workshops in my practice and in the local community. Workshops can be bespoke to your individual requirements. I use the application of arts and play within all of my therapeutic groups.
I work in primary and secondary schools with individuals, groups and teachers. Providing support and strategies for children and staff. My well being model has been successful in supporting outcomes in Personal,Social and Emotional development.
What I can help with
Addictions, Eating disorders, Obsessions, Phobias, Self-harm, OCD, Anxiety, Bereavement, Abuse, Loss, Post-traumatic stress, Trauma, Depression, Personal development, Development coaching, Life coaching, Disability, ADD / ADHD, Chronic fatigue syndrome / ME, Cancer, Asperger syndrome, Health related issues, AIDS/HIV, Sexuality, Self esteem, Identity issues, Spirituality, Cultural issues, Sexual identity, Men's issues, Women's issues, Pregnancy related issues, Child related issues, Adoption issues, Infertility, Relationships, Sex-related issues
Types of therapy
Art therapy, Creative therapy, Family therapy, Integrative, Person centred, Play therapy
Clients I work with
Children, Families, Groups, Organisations, Young people
How I deliver therapy
Home visits, Long-term face-to-face work, Short-term face-to-face work, Telephone counselling