I WILL PROVIDE A SAFE, CONFIDENTIAL AND NON-JUDGEMENTAL SPACE FOR YOU TO CLARIFY AND UNDERSTAND YOUR SITUATION AND THE AREAS IN YOUR LIFE YOU ARE STRUGGLING WITH, TO ENABLE A DEEPER UNDERSTANDING OF YOURSELF, YOUR THOUGHTS AND YOUR FEELINGS, FACILITATING CHANGE, HEALING AND A HEALTHIER MINDSET.

AM A FULLY QUALIFIED COUNSELLOR/PSYCHOTHERAPIST HAVING GAINED A MASTERS OF ARTS DEGREE (MA) IN CLINICAL COUNSELLING (GRADUATED WITH DISTINCTION), FROM THE UNIVERSITY OF CHESTER (THIS COURSE IS ACCREDITED BY THE BRITISH ASSOCIATION FOR COUNSELLING AND PSYCHOTHERAPY), TOGETHER WITH OTHER POSTGRADUATE QUALIFICATIONS.

"YOU CAN'T GO BACK AND CHANGE THE BEGINNING, BUT YOU CAN START WHERE YOU ARE AND CHANGE THE ENDING"

C. S. LEWIS

I HAVE EXPERIENCE IN SUPPORTING CLIENTS FROM MANY DIFFERENT BACKGROUNDS, AT DIFFERENT STAGES OF LIFE, WITH A RANGE OF ISSUES INCLUDING: 

ANXIETY, STRESS & PANIC

LOW MOOD & DEPRESSION

LOSS & BEREAVEMENT

COMPLEX ONGOING GRIEF

TRAUMA

SHAME

RELATIONSHIP ISSUES

CONFIDENCE & SELF-ESTEEM

PERINATAL ISSUES

MY ACADEMIC RESEARCH HAS FOCUSED ON PERINATAL MENTAL HEALTH AND PREGNANCY LOSS AND CONSEQUENTLY I HAVE A SPECIFIC INTEREST IN THIS AREA OF COUNSELLING INCLUDING ABORTION, MISCARRIAGE, STILLBIRTH, TFMR, NEONATAL DEATH, POST-NATAL DEPRESSION AND COMPLEX BIRTH TRAUMA.