About me

How do I find an experienced therapist?

I am a Jungian Analyst and member of Society of Analytical Psychology (SAP), and Senior Couple Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist, Tavistock Relationships (TR).

I am an accredited training analyst for the Association of Child Psychotherapists, and Training Therapist for the Society of Analytical Psychology (SAP) Psychodynamic Psychotherapy Training. I am a Training Supervisor for Couple Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Training at Tavistock Relationships (TR).

I have many years' experience of teaching and training psychodynamic and couple psychoanalytic psychotherapists and provide supervision and consultation to other clinicians.

I am an Editorial Board member of the Journal of Analytical Psychology (JAP) and British Psychoanalytic Council Clinician Scholar.

 

Qualifications

  • Jungian analyst, SAP
  • MA in Couple Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy, TR & University of East London.
  • Mentalization-Based Therapy for Couples psychotherapist (Tavistock Relationships).
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Couple and Individual Psychodynamic Counselling and Psychotherapy, TCCR & University of East London.
  • MA (Psychoanalytic Studies), WPF & University of Roehampton.
  • MA (English Language and Literature), University of Aberdeen.
I provide individual psychotherapy for a wide range of difficulties including-
  • Depression
  • Grief and loss, including divorce, bereavement and job loss
  • Parental loss in childhood and in later life
  • Difficulties relating to sexuality and gender
  • Struggles with shame and guilt
  • Regret and disappointment
  • Low self esteem
  • Anxiety and stress
  • Persistent difficulties at work
  • Life transitions, including parenthood, mid-life and retirement
  • Blended and step-families
  • Sibling relationships
  • While some people come with a specific issue or goal in mind and want short-term therapy, others need more time to explore what is making it difficult for them to experience satisfying personal relationships or to find fulfilment and a sense of purpose at work and home.