SIX ACRES COUNSELLING - Looking towards a brighter future
My professional background
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Professional qualifications
Certificate in Education                                                 1972
Diploma in Education                                                    1989
Certificate in Counselling Studies                                 2005
Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling                             2008
Diploma in Psychotherapy                                             2012
 
Counselling Experience
 
In addition to private work;
 
MIND
Counsellor
   Range of clients issues such as anger, anxiety, self harm, sexual                                abuse, depression, relationship problems and sexual identity issues.
The Create  Centre
    Therapeutic play with preschool children.
    Playability - working therapeutically with preschool children
    and their mothers who had experienced domestic violence/sexual abuse  
Relate
    Young Person's Counsellor in High and Upper schools
 
Voluntary work 
 
VICTIM SUPPORT
    ABH and GBH victims
    Neighbourhood mediation
MIND
    Befriender
    Men’s Self Development Group facilitator
    Men’s Anger Group Facilitator
    Counsellor
MAPS (Mediation and Parent Support)
     Neighbourhood mediation        
     YoYo – Young Opinion Youth Opportunity
 
Continued Professional Development
 
   Brief Solution Focused Therapy
   Play Therapy
   Self Harm
   Working with Young People
   Supporting Adults with Learning Difficulties
   Working at Relational Depth
   Parks Inner Child Therapy
   Attachment Theory
   Self Harm to Self Care
   Forgiveness 
   Understanding Suicide 
   Process Orientated Body work
   Teaching clients Mindfulness Skills
   Gestalt Methodology
   Couple Relationships