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I am experienced in providing art therapy services in acute adult mental health as well as having several years honed experience managing school-based therapeutic services for children and families. I also provide clinical supervision to children and young people's counsellors of various therapeutic disciplines.
With additional trainings in child development, attachment theory and systemic approaches to individuals, families and organisations, I work creatively and integratively to find the best approach for each client.
I work with both adults and children to support issues that may include:
Depression and low mood
Confidence and self-esteem
Loss, bereavement and separation
Relationship issues or family conflict
UK state registered Art Psychotherapist (HCPC: AS14981)
Approved private practitioner with the British Association of Art Therapists (BAAT: 31676)
2015 - 2016
PG CERT SYSTEMIC APPROACHES IN WORKING WITH INDIVIDUALS, FAMILIES AND ORGANISATIONS
Tavistock Centre, London
2012 - 2014
MASTERS ART PSYCHOTHERAPY
Goldsmiths College, University of London
2005 - 2009
BDES HONS DESIGN
Gray's School of Art, Aberdeen
My aim is always to provide best art therapy practice, however if you feel dissatisfied by my professional approach I encourage you to raise any issues with me so that we might try to resolve them. In the event of continuing concerns, adult clients/parents/carers need to contact the statutory regulator of Art Therapists; the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC http://www.hcpcuk.co.uk/ ) where you can access free and impartial advice.
Please find my registration ID above.