I am a Chartered Clinical Psychologist registered with the Health Care Professions Council and British Psychological Society. I completed my doctoral clinical training at Birmingham University and have 18 years experience working as a psychologist in the capacity of a practitioner, supervisor, lead of service and administering training both in the NHS and the private sector.
My specialty is working with Adults who present with a wide range of often very complex issues including mood disorders, anxiety disorders, eating disorders, substance misuse issues, personality and relational issues. I have also worked in a range of other services including Inpatient, Brain Injury, Learning Disability, Older Adult and Child /Adolescents.
I have post qualification training in a range of therapies including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Mentalisation Based Therapy (MBT), Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT), Psychodynamic Interpersonal Therapy (PIT), Rational Emotive Behavioural Therapy (REBT) Positive Behavioural Support (PBS) and Attachment Based-Intensive Short Term Dynamic Psychotherapy (AB-ISTDP). I now solely practice AB- ISTDP.
I receive regular supervision and have completed my own personal therapy, specifically (ISTDP).