I am a qualified and registered Person-Centred counsellor with a long standing interest in eating disorders. I work from the understanding that the root causes of an eating disorder need to be understood and worked through in order for a deep and lasting recovery to take place. I am compassionate, empathic and will work with you to address the issues that you need to face in order to begin and maintain your recovery.
I am a member of a Professional Body
Please contact me directly via telephone or e-mail to arrange an appointment. I can offer a free, pre-booked 20 minute phone consultation prior to your first appointment.
- MBACP (Registered) - Foundation Degree in Person-Centred Counselling (University of South Wales) -BA (Hons) War Studies (King's College London) - Associate of King's College London (Philosophy, Theology and Ethics) - Level 2 and Level 3 Counselling Skills (Agored Cymru, Bridgend College) - Mental Health First Aid (Welsh Assembly Government/ Mind Cymru) - Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) & ASIST 'Tune-Up' (Mind) - Dementia Friends (Alzheimer's Society/ ABMU), - Making a Difference in Dementia (ABMU)
In my general work, I work with individuals across a wide range of issues. These include anxiety, depression, stress, trauma, bereavement, loss of all kinds, family and relationship problems, mental and physical health problems. I have more specialist experience of working eating disorders, with adults who were abused during childhood (physically/ emotionally/ sexually/ neglected), and with domestic abuse. - GP practice counsellor (Bridgend area) - University counsellor (University of South Wales) - Counsellor for project working with BME women & domestic abuse (Y Cwmni Siarad & BAWSO) - Team member on residential programme for women with eating disorders (Helena Wilkinson, Overcoming Eating Disorders at Nicholaston House) - Therapeutic support group co-facilitator for the National Association for People Abused in Childhood (NAPAC) Previously - Counsellor for Mental Health Matters Wales - Counsellor for Ty Elis Counselling, Porthcawl. Since 2000, I've worked with people in a variety of roles in the armed forces, NHS and charitable sector. These include children and young people, people with cancer, adults experiencing mental ill health and people with dementia.Tell us if this listing needs updating
£40 per hour