Psychotherapy & Counselling
About Me

Professional Qualifications

  • After qualifying in careers counselling,  I worked as local authority careers officer
  • From 1981 to 1985 I trained at WPF Therapy in psychodynamic counselling and psychoanalytic psychotherapy
  • I obtained an MA in Psychoanalysis from Middlesex University (1998)
  • I followed the Associate Programme at The Centre for Freudian Analysis and Research and I became an Affiliate member in 2001
  • I completed Part 1 of the supervision training at the University of Leicester
  • I am registered with the UK Council for Psychotherapy (Register No. 930589)


Professional History

I have worked as

  • A counsellor and psychoanalytic psychotherapist in private practice since qualifying
  • A counsellor in a large London secondary school for 3 years
  • A counsellor in GP practices in Barnet and Islington for more than 20 years
  • A supervisor on training courses and for private practitioners
  • A seminar leader on training courses at WPF Therapy and The Site
  • An academic supervisor for MA students at WPF

I contribute to the life of the profession as follows

  • Secretary of The Site Council for 5 years up to January 2014 and now a member of The Site Training Committee
  • Member of Sitegeist Journal Editorial Panel
  • Member of the British Journal of Psychotherapy Reviewing Panel