I am registered as an accredited Cognitive Behavioural Therapist with the British Association of Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy (BABCP) and I am also registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) as a Registered Mental Health Nurse . I have worked in a range of mental health settings in the NHS for over 25 years. I obtained a Diploma in CBT for Severe and Enduring Mental Health Problems in 2007 at the University of Southampton and since then have undertaken numerous clinical training programmes in CBT and mindfulness since then and am also trained as a Couples Therapist .
I have worked as a Cognitive Behavioural Therapist in the Psychological Therapies department in Secondary care in hospital and community settings for people with a range of complex psychological difficulties.
I have also worked for a local NHS psychological service as a Senior Psychotherapist providing Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for a range of anxiety and depression disorders. I have worked there for ten years regularly supervising other CBT therapists on a regular basis as well as having a clinical caseload.
I am based in Hedge end just off junction 8 off the M27.