Welcome to my website. I am a UKCP Registered Systemic Psychotherapist, based in Pocklington, a market town nestled in the Yorkshire Wolds between York and Hull.
I am recognised by BUPA and Aviva as a provider of psychotherapy and have a long track record in both training and providing psychotherapy. I was a lecturer at the University of Leeds from 1994-2000, and after a couple of years working in New Zealand, lectured at the University of Hull from 2003-2012. I recently taught on the Masters in Relationship Therapy for the Relate Institute, and had a close relationship with Relate as a tutor (Relationship Counselling and Family Counselling) and have developed several on-line CPD courses for them.
I currently work one day a week in the NHS as a Systemic Psychotherapist (Family Therapist) in an adult service. I have previously worked in both outpatient and inpatient Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services.
I offer private and confidential psychotherapy for individuals, couples and families and supervision and training for professionals and organisations. Please enquire for bespoke training and workshops.
Here is a helpful leaflet What is Family Therapy? published by the Association for Family Therapy
The artwork on my website is taken from David Hockney’s paintings of the area around Pocklington.
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