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I have a passion for promoting positive mental health and wellbeing for young people and adults. I am an Integrative Counsellor and work with both adults and young people on a range of issues including anxiety, stress, bereavement, low mood and bereavement. I also deliver mindfulness to individuals as well as groups.
I qualified as a counsellor in 2007 and worked within a secondary school in Birmingham for over 10 years delivering 1:1 counselling and counselling groups to young people aged 11 - 18 years. I currently work as a counsellor for adults and young people as well as a mental health trainer within my own private practice. I have experience of delivering training to members of staff in schools, trainee teachers and staff within corporate organisations.
BA (Hons) Counselling, 1st class, Newman University
DipHE Integrative Counselling, The University of Birmingham
Professional Training in the Therapeutic Use of Mindfulness
Youth Mental Health First Aid Instructor Training
Adult Mental Health First Aid Instructor Training
Applied Suicide Interventions Skills Training (ASIST)
Designated Safeguarding Lead
Good Autism Practice, Level 3