About MeAfter studying Philosophy and Cultural Studies fifteen years ago it occurred to me early in my learning that Philosophy had much to offer us all in thinking about what life means for us moreover how useful it could be to us when we experience difficulties.
I qualified as a Integrative Counsellor/Psychotherapist four years ago and place at the heart of my approach Existential Philosophy combined with acceptance and compassion for one self. I believe that a productive therapeutic relationship must always contain the four key elements of comfort, clarification, encouragement and solidarity.
I have been in 'private practice' for four years and in that time have worked with a large variety of clients with different issues such as depression, anxiety, bi-polar disorder, various personality disorders, hearing voices and attachment related issues.
I also work full time for City & Hackney Mind as a senior psychotherapist and superivsor.
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