Experience and Ethics

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I have a strong commitment to ethical practice. I am fully accredited by UKCP in the UK, and since recently moving to Ireland I am supervised by an IACP accredited therapist and working towards accreditation in this country. I undergo supervision to ensure the efficacy and unbiased focus of my practice and I attend CPD sessions whenever possible both to keep up to date and to learn new skills.

My therapy experience includes:

  • Long term psychotherapy and short term counselling
  • Solution Focused therapy (8-18 weeks) for the UK National Health Service with English, Spanish and Portuguese speakers
  • Skype Sessions with regular clients
  • 3 months working with patients in 2 West African (Togolese) hospitals as part of the Psychology team
  • 1 month of counselling overseas prisoners in Lome Central Prison
  • 100+ hours of psychiatric observation in the UK
  • Couples workshops using Imago Therapy
  • NLP and CBT focused coaching/therapy sessions i.e., PTSD following car accidents, or coaching for career direction etc
  • 4 day CPD certificate in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy

With regard to non-talking therapies, I am trained, qualified and insured to conduct reiki healing, aromatherapy massage and reflexology sessions and can make tailored products for individuals under the guidance provided by my aromatherapy diploma.

Counselling/psychotherapy qualifications

4 year Diploma in Transpersonal Integrative Counselling and Psychotherapy

Training in Imago Relationship Therapy over 1 year

CPD in Brilliant at the Basics (Imago) and Awakening Eros (Imago)

CPD in Creative Counselling Techniques (weekend)

CPD in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (4 day course)

NLP Master Practitioner with Timeline Therapy

 

Healing and non-talk therapies

Level 3 Diploma in Aromatherapy

Level 3 Diploma in Reflexology

Reiki Master and Teacher

 

Previous qualifications

University of Sheffield:  MSc in Chinese Language, Business and International Relations

University of Sheffield:  BA Hons degree in Spanish and Business Studies

 

Languages spoken for therapy

English, Spanish, Portuguese, French

Intermediate knowledge of Russian & Persian