Qualifications and Experience

Qualifications

 

MSc Person-Centred Psychotherapy and Counselling – 2012

UKCP registration as a Psychotherapist- 2012

UKAHPP accreditation as Psychotherapist – 2012

PGDip Psychoanalytic Observational Studies – 2007

Natural Family Planning- 1990

General Practitioner – 1981

MB.BS – 1979

 

Other Training in Psychotherapy

 

WIMP Jungian training  – 2005-2007 Birmingham

Psychoanalytic Thinking in Public sector Clinical Practice – 2004-5 Leeds

Experience

 

In Self-awareness

Personal Person-Centred Psychotherapy weekly 2008-2012

Personal Jungian psychotherapy 3 times weekly for 5 years

Experiential Learning with colleagues on the MSc and in Process work

 

As a doctor with clients in distress

20 years of General Practice where I maintained an interest in psychological distress as well as physical illnesses. (1980-2000)

6 years in Eating Disorders at the Yorkshire Centre for Eating Disorders (1998-2004) during which I co-facilitated a weekly psychoanalytic group for 2 years

3 years in Substance Misuse at the Leeds Addiction Unit: Detox clinic (2004-2006) and Pregnancy and Parenting Team (2009-2010)

3 years in Gender Dysphoria at Leeds PFT (2004-2007)

 

As a Psychotherapist in training

To date more than 1500 hours with clients supported by individual supervision