HCPC registered Art Psychotherapist
BAAT registered private practitioner
BA (Hons) Fine Art
Post Grad Dip. Art-psychotherapy
MA Working with groups
Since gaining a degree in Fine Art in 1987 I have worked extensively in supporting and facilitating a diverse range of people in various settings through the use of art making. I qualified as an art psychotherapist in 2001 and continued to develop my individual and group work practice.
For the last thirteen years I have developed an Art therapy service within a large Mental NHS trust –specializing in mental health rehabilitation and community groups working with a diverse client group. I have also worked in schools, with children and adults with disabilities and within drug and alcohol rehab settings.
Clinical practice at London Art Therapy Centre:
Well-being and Support art therapy group
Supervision and Reflective practice ~ individual and group for arts therapists and those wanting to take a creative approach to better understanding their clinical work and work environment.
From Public to Private and back: Art Therapy in the NHS and in Private Practice –In
Art Therapy and Private Practice, Theory, practice and research in changing
contexts. Ed. West, J.D (Jessica Kingsley -2018)