September Training / CPD Update
The last few months have been particularly busy so I was thankful that I’d booked myself a little weekend break at the start of the month. On my return, I got straight back into my CPD plans. There’s been so many transitions professionally that I’m excited to keep pushing my learning/experience even further. With this…
Weekend Counselling Sessions available in Bristol
After spotting a trend in recent requests for specific availability, I’m happy to announce that I’m opening a new Saturday Counselling Clinic. This also means that my books are now open for new referrals. If you are thinking if accessing Counselling in Bristol. I now have availability for Saturday bookings available for counselling in the…
Brexit Anxiety: How to protect your Mental Health during political uncertainty
A survey by the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) found earlier this year found that one in three of the British public report that Brexit has had a negative impact on their mental health. Whether you’re feeling angry, frustrated or overwhelmed, this guide will provide some tips to help. Regardless of your political views –…
August Training update
August has been an interesting month for training. I am still settling into my new routine and have been reviewing area’s I’d like to grow my knowledge. This is informing my CPD plan for the coming months. I’m feeling really positive about how these things will inform my practice.
Senior Specialist Practitioner, NHS.
I am delighted to announce I have just joined a specialist team within a NHS Mental Health Trust. For more information you can read my linked in profile update.
Mindfulness, gratitude & new love for Bristol.
The last few months have been full of changes for me. I have been thinking of writing an article around changes and transitions and the impact this has on mental wellness. Sharing both my own experiences and research on the topic. But, for now I want to focus on the present.
Psychological Therapist; Second Step
I am happy to announce that I am officially in post at Second Step as the Psychological Therapist for PIE and Reflective Practice.
July CPD update
I have completed some interesting CPD in July, this has included courses on; Psychologically Informed Environments (PIE) Recovery Principles Mental Health Service User Involvement and co-production Equality and Diversity Managing Conflict I also attended Second Steps Making Connections Day as mentioned here.
The Bridge SARC
Today I renewed my Bank Contract with The University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust. This means I will continue my bank work as a Crisis Worker within The Bridge SARC. So what is The Bridge?
Making Connections at the M Shed
Yesterday I took part in Second Steps ‘Making Connections’ event. As well as a range of activities, there was an inspiring panel discussion.