Person Centered Counselling
Psychotherapy EMDR Practitioner
I am a qualified person centred counsellor and psychotherapist, an accredited member of BACP, an EMDR practitioner,I also have a qualification in bereavement counselling.
I have over 40 years experience of supporting people with a variety of issues. I started my career as a mental health nurse and worked in a specialist unit for people with phobias and obsessive compulsive behaviour. I have 8 years experience of working with problem drinkers and their families in a variety of settings. I have worked in partnership with a local authority to support employees and worked in a specialist bereavement service. More recently I have worked in student counselling and I currently work as a counsellor part time at Edinburgh University THIS MEANS I CANNOT SEE CURRENT EDINBURGH UNIVERSITY STUDENTS.
I have worked within NHS, Local Authorities, Charities and Education. I have worked in cities and rural island communities.