I have over 20 years experience counselling both individuals and couples. I am a BACP Registered and Accredited Counsellor.

Over the last 20 years I have worked in the following areas:

  • A Counselling organisation where I provide brief and long-term counselling to individuals and couples.

  • Establishing and running mindfulness courses in York, Malton and Scarborough.

  • GP surgeries where I counselled a wide spectrum of people with many different issues including stress, depression, loss, relationship difficulties, domestic and sexual abuse.

  • Hospitals where I established and managed a counselling service to help people deal with loss and life changes due to health issues.

  • A relationship organisation where I organised and ran relationship courses for couples preparing for marriage.


  • Accreditation with BACP * (See below) : 2012

  • Post graduate Diploma in counselling from York St John University : 2006

  • Certificate in couples counselling from Marriage Care
    (Relationship organisation) :1998

  • Registered General Nurse : 1982


*BACP Accreditation (The British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy)

I am a BACP Registered and Accredited Counsellor and work within BACP's Ethical Framework for Good Practice in Counselling & Psychotherapy. This can be downloaded from the information section on the BACP Homepage.

Registration number - 585108  

Please click here to view my BACP profile page. 


As part of my ongoing professional development I regularly attend training courses which enable me to offer a current and well informed service to my clients. 



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