I work with children and young people, aged 0-25. I work with parents and infants or young children together. I work with parents or carers directly offering support and consultation.
I offer individual psychotherapy with children and young people (including once weekly, twice weekly and intensive psychotherapy, three times a week). I offer brief work, short term psychoanalytic psychotherapy and longer term treatment. I offer assessment for psychotherapy and specialist assessments, including state of mind assessments. I offer supervision to other professionals and consultation to schools and social services. I offer a young person consultation service. I offer reports for court or education purposes and to inform other professionals or agencies in the network.
I am experienced in working with and treating children and young people with a range of complex difficulties, including but not limited to: Anxiety, depression, bereavement and loss, trauma, abuse and neglect, social and emotional difficulties, gender and sexuality concerns, self harm, eating disorders, separation and attachment difficulties, social withdrawal, disruption at home or at school, exam stress, under achieving, poor self esteem, difficulties in peer relationships and family relationships, eating and sleeping concerns, encopresis and enuresis, behavioural concerns, violence, delinquency and sexual acting out.
I am a member of the Association of Child Psychotherapists. To understand more about my profession please visit: http://www.childpsychotherapy.org.uk
I trained at the Tavistock Clinic in London (Tavistock & Portman NHS Foundation Trust and the University of East London).
I am experienced in working in Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS), with looked after children in registered charities and registered children’s homes, with fostered and adopted children, and within schools.
I am easily accessible by car, train, or bus. I am located walking distance from Maidstone town centre, train stations and bus station. Free parking is available.
Please contact me for information about fees and practical arrangements.
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