I offer Clinical Supervision to experienced and trainee therapists. especially those undertaking training to work in the area of sex addiction / offending sexual behaviour. I also Supervise those in initial training to be Counsellors / therapists at a midlands University. My Clinical Supervision / consultative support experience includes the Emergency Services and Education.
I have been using Counselling skills for almost 30 years., initially with ‘Victim Support’. I have chaired a ‘Victim Support’ Scheme and was involved in training Staff and volunteers. I undertook training to work with victims of sexual assault and families and friends of murder victims.
I have also supported trainee Couples Counsellors for a national counselling organisation.
I qualified as a Counsellor/ Psychotherapist in 1997, and gained B.A.C.P. accreditation in 2001, becoming Senior BACP accredited in 2007. I hold an AQA Certificate in Supervision skills (2000) I have worked as a therapist in a range of settings, including education, employee support in local government NHS. and the Police Service. I have experience in the area of Sexual health working with clients presenting with Sexual difficulties including Sex addiction and Sexual offences. I undertook ATSAC training in working with Sex Addiction and have completed the “Stop So training ” Certificate. I work with clients who have committed contact and online offences.
As a Clinical Supervisor, I aim to facilitate experienced and trainee therapists to continue their development as competent Practitioners, providing a Professional Counselling / Psychotherapy service for their clients.
My Ongoing Continuous Professional Development involves attending Seminars workshops, conferences, related to Sexual health and Addiction in addition to other areas in Counselling and Psychotherapy. This also includes attending courses and Seminars related to Clinical Supervision.
I am a Senior Accredited B.A.C.P. therapist who works with individuals, couples, partners and groups, who seek assistance with Sexual Addiction and Compulsivity Issues. My background is with the N.H.S., Relate, Employee Counselling and Private Practice. I also assist clients whom have suffered Trauma, Sexual abuse, those with issues around Sexuality, H.I.V., Transgender, and Sexual identity. I offer Clinical Supervision to experienced and trainee therapists.