Member Status: Accredited
Member No: NCS17-04525
I have worked in the NHS since 1983. since 1992 I qualified as a health visitor. I have worked with families living with many situations and issues such as postnatal depression, depression, anxiety, post traumatic disorder, domestic abuse, child abuse, suicidal ideation, self-harm, relationship difficulties, behaviour difficulties, end of life care. working with family and friends who are living with cancer.
I currently work in the NHS with children and families offering emotional support for various reasons such as suicidal ideation, anxiety, panic attacks, low mood, self-harm, relationship difficulties, sexual health, anything that the young person wishes to talk about.
with both roles I have extensive experience working with children and families living with safeguarding concerns such domestic abuse and trauma.
I have been volunteering with Wessex cancer trust since 2017. I feel fortunate to continue to work as a counsellor for the trust. it is a true honour to support the client, their families and friends on their journey
- Qualifications & ExperienceBachelor of science degree in Public health.
Professional Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling
Certificate in Hypnotherapy and Counselling Skills
Accredited member of National Counselling Society
Accredited member of National Hypnotherapy Society
- What I can help with
- Abuse – Emotional, Physical, Sexual
- Assertiveness / Self-confidence / Self-esteem
- Bereavement / Loss
- Children / teenagers
- Chronic fatigue syndrome / M.E.
- Cultural issues
- Emotional issues
- Gender identity
- Generally unhappy with your life
- Illness and dying
- Job interviews
- Panic attacks
- Parenting skills
- Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder / PTSD
- Pregnancy related issues
- Public speaking: stage fright
- Self-defeating behaviours
- Sexuality Identity
- Shyness / Social Phobia
- Start exercising
- Stop smoking
- Suicidal feelings
- Violence / Victim support
- Young people and children
- Languages Spoken