Education & Study


Diploma in Trauma Therapy at the NAOS Institute, London; 2022

Post Graduate Diploma in Compassion Focused Therapy (Psychotherapy) – Birmingham University; 2018

Master’s Degree in Theology – dissertation specialism: The spiritual care needs of adult survivors of childhood trauma – St Mary’s University, Twickenham; 2017

Post Graduate Diploma in Integrative Counselling, (BACP Accredited training) Inter-Psyche Training Institute, Kent; 2011

Certificate in Systemic Therapy, (Couples) Birkbeck, University of London; 2010

BA (Hons) Social Work – dissertation specialism therapeutic work with adult survivors of childhood trauma,  Portsmouth University; 2004

Advanced Diploma in Mental Health Social Work, Portsmouth University; 1999

Social Work Practice Teaching Award, Bromley College of Higher Education: 1998

Diploma in Social Work/Diploma in Higher Education, Brunel University, London; 1994

Diploma in Theology and Social Studies, Plater College, Oxford; 1988