I am registered as a psychotherapist with the Humanistic and Integrative Psychotherapy College (HIPC) and as a counsellor with the Psychotherapeutic Counselling and Intersubjective Psychotherapy College (PCIPC) of the UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) and abide by its Code of Ethics and Professional Practice. I was initially registered via the Member Organisation UK Association for Humanistic Psychology with whom I was also accredited but am now a Direct Member of UKCP via HIPC. I am also on the UKCP register of supervisors for counsellors and psychotherapists.

I also have degrees in psychology and taught psychology, counselling and psychotherapy with the Open University’s Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences until retiring from my role in 2022 to give more time to psychotherapy, consultancy, being in nature and writing. I am also a graduate member of the British Psychological Society and of its Psychotherapy and Transpersonal Psychology Sections.

Education/core training:

BA (Hons), MTh, Post-Graduate Cert. in Education, Post-Graduate Dip. Counselling (1991-1993), Cert. Transpersonal Counselling and Psychotherapy (1993-1996), MSc (Distinction) Psychology, MSc (Distinction) Consciousness and Transpersonal Psychology.