I have 18 years of clinical experience, including 14 years within the NHS. I started my career as a clinician in 2002, initially working in university and charitable trusts psychotherapy services. In 2006 I went on to pursue my specialist interest in working with anxiety, depression and personality disorders within NHS secondary care services.
During my time within the NHS I have held
a senior position in which I have pursued my specialist interest working with
personality disorders predominately Emotionally Unstable Personality
Disorder (EUPD), for which I have attained specialist post
I was the lead clinician for both the
Cognitive Analytic Therapy service and the Mentalization-Based Therapy service. I am currently working towards accreditation in Transference
Focused Psychotherapy (TFP).
I have clinical expertise and experience of delivering specialist,
evidence-based treatments, and have actively developed my interest in working with people who have had long term problems
understanding feelings, managing emotional responses and negotiating
I am an accredited clinical supervisor with the British Psychological
Society and Association for Cognitive Analytic Therapy. Over the course of my professional career I have supervised and managed both qualified and trainee clinical and counselling psychologists.