London EC1 - Clerkenwell
+44 (0) 20 7490 0026
MBACP (Accred & Reg) 630469
Continual Professional Development
Psychotherapist & Assessor for the Adult Department, Tavistock & Portman Trust
Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist at Fitzjohns' Unit - Tavistock & Portman Trust
King's College London - Student Counsellor/Psychotherapist
CITY UNIVERSITY Student Counselling Service
University of Law (Bloomsbury) Counselling Service (students and staff)
GUY’s Hospital MUNRO Clinic
PACE Mental Health Promotion Counselling Service
WLCC – West London Centre for Counselling
Southwark Carers Counselling Service
ELOP – East London Out Project – Counselling Service
Anxiety, Exam/Work Stress/Pressures, Competitiveness, Procrastination, Social Anxiety, safety anxieties, pervasive dissatisfaction, Panic attacks, Phobias, self-sabotage, Performance Anxiety, Generalised Anxiety, Phobias, Sleep Disorders, Eating Disorders, career/life decisions, Cultural Identity, Sense of Self, Self Confidence
Loss, Bereavement, Depression, Bereavement by suicide, Ageing, Mid-Life Crisis, Sense of Meaning, Doubts & Regrets (professional, educational and personal choices/decisions), Post-Natal Depression, isolation & loneliness, lack of Self-Esteem, lack of Assertiveness, self-neglect, impending bereavement, Post-retirement Depression, professional failures, Suicidal feelings & ideation, Complicated Bereavement, unemployment, homesickness, Rejection, low Self-Esteem, Disappointment, Aphanisis, Acopia, Disability, Immigration/Displacement/Transitions and adaptation difficulties, Isolation,
Relationship difficulties, Sexual Orientation & Gender Identity, pregnancy, Strict Religious upbringing, patterns of abusive R/Ss, problems with grown-up children and in-laws, relationship break-ups (post and during), Trans Identity, Sibling Rivalry, Sexual difficulties, Marital/Family/Work conflict, brewing resentment, abusive dependants, teenage children, inability to engage in relationships, Social Services involvement, Child Protection issues, coming out & Homophobia, Mental Ill Health in the family, Repressed/Suppressed Anger & Aggression & Aggressive Fantasies/Phantasies,
Trauma, Bullying, Childhood Sexual Abuse, Childhood Physical Abuse, Abuse & Assault, Panic Attacks, PTSD, discrimination, bullying & harassment, Paedophilia, Rape Crisis, inability to re-engage in professional market,
Personality Disorders and other Psychiatric Diagnoses, Bipolar Disorder, Forensic Potential, ADHD, Substance Misuse, Community Mental Health Team support, risk-taking behaviours, Internet addiction, etc.
CPD: Working with Personality Disorders, Autistic Spectrum, Eating Disorders, Body Dis-morphia, Treatment-resistant Depression, Internet Counselling, Working with Refugees and Asylum Seekers, Working with Trans-Identified Clients, On-line Counselling, Suicidality & Risk Assessment, Sexual Health, Substance Mis-use/Abuse/Dependency/Addictions, Working with Carers, Bereavement & Depression, Working with younger (14+) Clients, Community Support structures.
I am also able to offer therapy in French, Portuguese and Spanish (and have a working knowledge of Italian and German).
Previously a Corporate Manager for HSBC and British Airways: Finance Manager, HR Manager, Marketing Manager
Theatre (Sets and Costume) Designer +Exhibitions and Events (BA Hons Theatre Design Central Saint Martin’s).
Secondary School and College Languages and Literature Teacher/Lecturer (Joint Hons B Ed & PGD in French Studies).