Experience and Qualifications

I am a Registered Clinical Psychologist with the Health and Care Professions Council.  My HCPC number is PYL29644.

Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (D.Clin.Psy) 2012

Behavioural Family Therapy Accredited Training (Meriden) 2017

Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing Europe Accredited Training 2016

BPS Approved Certificate in Clinical Supervision 2015

Dialectical Behavioural Therapy Accredited Intensive Training 2014

Certificate in Working with Survivors of Complex Trauma 2014

Certificate in Assessment of Personality Disorder (IPDE) 2014

Certificate in Assessment of Psychopathic Personality Disorder (PCL-R) 2013

BSc (Hons) Psychology 2000

I have also received training in mindfulness and motivational interviewing.

I have worked in healthcare services for 20 years.  This includes 3 years working in the private healthcare sector and 17 years working in NHS services.  I have worked in a wide variety of services as a psychologist.  I have worked in several community mental health services for people with psychosis, eating disorders, mood disorders and anxiety problems.  I have worked in inpatient services for adults with severe and enduring mental health problems.  I have also worked in community learning disability services and forensic inpatient services for people with mental health problems and people with learning disabilities.  I have experience of providing psychological therapies to people in all of these roles.