My Practice

Training and Experience

I trained with the University of the Highlands and Islands in Person-centred counselling and psychotherapy, then with Strathclyde University to work towards gaining child and youth counselling qualifications.  

Prior to finding my path in counselling I worked 20 years in nature connection and engagement, conservation, education and youth work.  I want to bring my knowledge of the natural world into counselling practice along with my passion for animal assisted therapy, when it benefits your needs.

I have experience working with -

  • ADHD
  • Autism
  • Trauma - PTSD and Complex PTSD
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Self-harm
  • Abuse - emotional, sexual, financial, discriminatory and physical
  • Narcissistic abuse, the impact and understanding of
  • Suicide
  • Grief
  • Confidence and self-esteem
  • Chronic illness and pain conditions

 

Sessions are 50 minutes long, by phone, online or in person.

 

Hours of practice  - I have flexibility for online and phone session so please email or phone to discuss.

 

In person - 8am - 6pm week days

 

£45 per session 

 

I want everyone to be able to access counselling so offer a sliding scale for those on low income - please call or email to discuss. 

 

Cancellation with less than 24 hours notice is charged at session rate at counsellors discretion.

Sessions and price

My Promise

To maintain my professional and ethical standards as laid out by The National Counselling Society.  

 

  • Attending supervision is one requirement of membership and essential to maintaining an ethical and professional service where your wellbeing remains the focus.  As such I will attend regular supervision to discuss my practice and approach.
  • Update my learning with continued professional development.
  • Be honest about ability and limitations of my practice.

 

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