Relevant Professional Qualifications

I currently see patients privately and within the NHS Specialist Psychological Services. I can also be contacted for clinical supervision.

I have worked in NHS mental health services since 1991. I am a senior psychodynamic psychotherapist, group therapist, and clinical supervisor within psychological services Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust. I also teach and supervise psychiatrists training in psychoanalytic psychotherapy. I provide assessment and treatment for persistent depression and anxiety, complex needs and for those seeking help with making sense of their lives. I have also worked as a psychotherapist in Berkshire NHS personality disorders service from 2005 – 2010, honorary psychotherapist at the NHS Isis Centre in Oxford 2011- 2013 and at the Tavistock Centre in London from 2007 – 2015.

I am a psychodynamic psychotherapist and full member of the BPC – British Psychoanalytic Council and member of the Tavistock Society of Psychotherapists. I am registered accredited member of the BACP (Accred) – British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy. I have full professional indemnity insurance and work within the guidelines of the BPC.

  • Qualifying Training in Psychodynamic Psychotherapy and Inter-cultural Psychodynamic Psychotherapy. Tavistock and Portman NHS Trust. Accredited by British Psychoanalytic Council.
  • Clinical M.A. Foundations in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy – Tavistock and Portman NHS Trust – 2009
  • B.Sc. (Hons) Specialist Practitioner in Mental Health – University of North London – 1999
  • Diploma Level – Therapeutic Approaches to the Care of Mentally Disordered Offenders – City University – 1998
  • Core Mental Health Training – 1991-1994