ABOUT ME

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I am a fully qualified counsellor with a BACP-Accredited Diploma in Humanistic Integrative Counselling. I trained at Wealden Psychology Institute and I am registered with the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) and am bound by and adhere by their ethical framework of good practise. I also hold a Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced Certificate and full indemnity insurance.

Professional Background

As well as my private practice, I have  volunteered for a number of organisations including  St Peters & St James Hospice as a bereavement counsellor, Pavilions in Brighton and Hove supporting clients and supporters (including couples) with drug and alcohol misuse and experience working with survivors of Rape and Sexual Abuse.

 Some of the areas I can help you work through include:

  • Bereavement and loss (including pre-bereavement)

  • Anxiety

  • Panic attacks

  • Self harm

  • Stress

  • Depression

  • Eating disorders

  • Anger management

  • Relationship/family issues

  • Sexual abuse including child sexual abuse and rape

  • Suicide

  • Drug and alcohol misuse

  • Phobias

  • PTSD

  • Trauma 

  • Flashbacks

  • Domestic Abuse

  • Low self esteem

 

Before becoming a counsellor I worked for many years supporting families and individuals in Sussex, helping them to overcome a wide range of barriers and difficulties and assisting them to reach their full potential.