Counsellor & Educator

Counsellor

  • Member, British Association for Counseling and Psychotherapy (MBACP)
  • Diploma in Clinical and Pastoral Counseling from Institute of Counseling from Glasgow Caledonian
  • Pastoral counsellor (p/t) high rise estate in North London (Edmonton N9) – 1981-5
  • Community worker and counselor – St Helier Estate South London – 1985-1990
  • Pastoral Counselor, Oakwood, Taunton – 1993 – 2000
  • Instigator and initial co-coordinator – Somerset Family Partnership 1999-2001
  • Counseling through Vine Counseling, North Somerset – 2007-2010
  • ‘Private practice in Totton from 2015’
  • ‘Supervisor, Pastoral Care and Listening support – St Winfrid’s, Totton’

Educator

  • Teaches on the Winchester Pathway for ordinands and lay ministers
  • Educator – Holocaust Education Trust
  • Fellow Imperial War Museum Education Programme
  • School Governor, West Berry Schools Federation North Devon and Lydlynch School Totton
  • Theological training in church contexts
  • PGCE St Luke’s Exeter
  • Doctor of Education (thesis on human violence) Exeter University 2005
  • Head of RE and philosophy – Park School Yeovil, 2001-2006
  • Adult education lecturing in sociology and psychology 2004-2006