Currently, I work as a counsellor, supervisor and trainer in private practice. I also offer counselling in a Hull secondary school.


I have worked as a counsellor with children, adolescents and adults since 1998.

My counselling experience includes working for the following organisations:
Children and Young People Clients:
* Youth Counselling Unit, Hull (funded by Hull City Council) 
* Youth Information Counselling Unit, Beverley
(funded by East Riding of Yorkshire Council)
* Young People's Support Service (YPSS) Counselling, Hull (funded by Hull City Council)
I have also offered counselling in primary and secondary schools. You can read about my experience working in schools on the Schools page. 

Adult Clients:
* Childwatch (Sexual Abuse Charity)
* Employment Assistance Programmes (EAPs)
* Gamcare (Gambling Addiction Charity)
* Hull University Counselling Service
* Lincoln University Counselling Service

Currently, I work as a counsellor, supervisor and trainer in private practice. I also offer counselling in a Hull secondary school.


Counsellor Qualifications:

* Introduction to the Therapeutic use of Person Centred Creative Arts (Level 1) - APCCA
* (Level 1) Certificate in Person Centred Expressive Art Therapy - Creative Connections Cumbria
* Diploma in Adolescent and School Counselling - Metanoia Institute, London
* BACP Senior Accredited Counsellor/Psychotherapist (Children and Young People)
* BACP Individual Accreditation Counsellor / Psychotherapist
* Advanced Certificate in Therapeutic Play - PCCS Training, Manchester
* Certificate in Working with Children and Young People - PCCS Training, Manchester
* Diploma in Counselling: Using the Person Centred Approach - The Sherwood Institute, Nottingham
* Youth Mental Health First Aid (Mental Health England)

Supervisor Qualifications:

* BACP Senior Accredited Supervisor (of Individual Counsellors)
* Certificate in Person Centred Supervision - The Norwich Centre for Personal and Professional Development

Trainer Qualifications:

* Certificate in Group Facilitation -  PCCS Training, Manchester

Ongoing Continuing Professional Development (CPD):

I am committed to ongoing continuing professional development in order to meet the requirements of the BACP.
I am committed to attending ongoing training in child protection and safeguarding in order to meet the requirements of Hull Safeguarding Children's Partnership.


I am a member of:
1. (BACP) British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy: Registered Member and Senior Accredited Member
2. (BACP CYPF) British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy Children, Young People and Families Division: Individual Member
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