addition to my Certificate in Education from the
University of Wales, my academic training as a
professional counsellor included 3 years at Deeside
College where I obtained the following
Diploma in Counselling.
Certificate of Qualification in Cognitive
Certificate of Qualification in Transactional
a Member of the
British Association of
Counselling and Psychotherapy
and work at all times within the
BACP Ethical Framework.
I attend regular clinical supervision as this is
a requirement of my profession and ensures the
quality of my work.
I am committed to a programme of ongoing
professional development and as such I attend
regular training and practice development courses.
The following distillation of some aspects of my
professional experience provides a guide to how my
skills have been employed.
18 years clinical practice in individual
counselling, both in the UK and Wales. Some of this
practice was conducted in conjunction with
clinical/educational psychologists, psychiatrists
and other relevant professionals, other aspects were
conducted as a sole practitioner. More recently I
have been employed as the programme therapist in a
residential special school, developing and
delivering the therapeutic programme within the
school. I also developed and delivered a staff
training and support package for people working with
challenging clients, I currently work with the
school as a consultant. British Institute of
Learning Disabilities (BILD) registered Senior
Professional Lead Instructor for RESPECT® (Physical