I am a UKCP qualified Relational Psychotherapist and Certified Transactional Analyst. I offer relational psychotherapy and in Crouch End, N8 and surrounding areas of North London.
I am UKCP registered Relational Psychotherapist. I use a psychodynamic approach and draw upon Transactional Analysis and Relational Psychoanalytic approaches. I also offer psychotherapeutic counselling and CBT approaches within my core relational approach. I work with individuals, couples and small groups. I pay particular attention to the dynamics within the relationship; helping you to make links with ‘back then’ and ‘out there’. I work with a range of presentations, with particular experience in addictions, anger management, loss, bereavement, personality difficulties, anxiety, sexuality, trauma and relationship issues. I can also help with work related issues such as performance, stress and identity.
I am committed to ethical, non-discriminatory practice and welcome individuals and couples of all cultures, faiths and sexual orientations. I abide by the principles and ethics of the UKCP (UK Council for Psychotherapy).
Full Clinical Membership of the UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) – Membership Number UKCP2011162936
Registered Member of the British Association of Counsellors and Psychotherapists (BACP) – Membership Number 772529
MSc. Masters Degree in Transactional Analysis Psychotherapy – Metanoia Institute, London
Certified Transactional Analyst – European Association of Transactional Analysis
Post Graduate Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling (3 years at the Metanoia Institute in London)
Trained in Working with Addictions and Trauma
Trained in working with Couples and Groups
My experience includes long and short-term psychotherapy within private practice and the NHS with a range of issues, including but not limited to: relationship issues, trauma, depression, anxiety, self-esteem, sexual issues and bereavement.
Before setting up in private practice, I worked as a counsellor at a bereavement service for 3 years.I have worked as an HR professional for 15 years. This extensive experience enabled me to have an understanding of the challenges and potential conflicts facing people within organisations, which can trigger work related stress and depression