I am a full member of the Group-Analytic Society International. I am past Poetry Editor of their newsletter 'Contexts'. The newsletter can be read online by clicking here GASi
I have a Master of Arts in psychotherapy and a Master of Clinical Science degree in psychotherapy awarded by the Kent Institute of Medicine and Health Sciences, the University of Kent at Canterbury.
I have a diploma in clinical supervision awarded by the Society of Analytical Psychology, and a PGC in Group Analysis awarded by the Institute of Group Analysis and Birckbeck College London.
I am certified in the running of staff groups by the IGA and regularly update my practice by attending workshops, seminars and conferences at leading academic institutions.
Professional Membership & Experience
- UKCP United Kingdon Council for Psychotherapists
- CPJA Council for Psychoanalysis and Jungian Analysis
- BAPPS British Association for Psychoanalytic and Psychodynamic Supervisors
- APP Member of the Association of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapists in the NHS
- GASi Group Analytic Society International
In addition to private practice I have a part-time position as psychotherapy lead at an NHS hospital. I am involved with staff support, supervision, psychotherapy.
I am also an artist with a substantial interest in making art as a process of healing, an interest brought together with psychotherapy in my publication 'Asleep on The Volcano, The Poetic Landscape of Psychotherapy,' which can be purchased of my home page or from my etsy shop, Asleeponthevolcano.