Qualifications, Training Courses, and Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

Formal Qualifications

  • MSc Psychology – University of Bradford (2017)
  • PGDip Psychotherapy and Counselling – University of Leeds (2016)
  • Level 2 Introduction to Counselling Concepts – Leeds City College (2014)
  • Level 1 Introduction to Counselling – Leeds City College (2013)
  • BSc (Hons) Medical Sciences – University of Leeds (2010)

Certifications / Memberships / Accreditations

  • Accredited Member – The Foundation for Infant Loss Training (2019)
  • Registered Member (MBACP) – British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) (2018)
  • Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (MBPsS) – British Psychological Society (BPS) (2017)

Training Courses / CPD

  • Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) – LivingWorks [MindMatters ] (2019)
  • Psychological First Aid – Johns Hopkins University via Coursera (2019)
  • Medical Emergencies and Resuscitation – RMAC [via Marie Stopes International] (2019)
  • Safeguarding Adults Level 3 [via Marie Stopes International] (2018)
  • Safeguarding Children Level 3 [via Marie Stopes International] (2018)
  • Introduction to CBT – TA Training Organisation (2018)
  • Self-Harm – Battle Scars [via Barca-Leeds] (2018)
  • Creativity in Counselling: Integrating Artwork into Practice – Creative CPDs [via Barca-Leeds] (2017)
  • Working with Dreams and Nightmares – Complex Trauma Therapists’ Network in the UK [via Barca-Leeds] (2017)
  • Working with Stuck Clients – TA Training Organisation [via Barca-Leeds] (2017)
  • Working with Client’s Anger – TA Training Organisation [via Barca-Leeds] (2017)
  • Follow-On Trauma Workshop – Dr Jennie Ormerod [via Barca-Leeds] (2017)
  • Personality Disorder: Challenging the Myth – The Ellesmere Centre for Psychotherapy and Training [via Barca-Leeds] (2016)
  • Equality and Diversity, Lone Working, Code of Conduct, and Professional Boundaries – YEAST [via Barca-Leeds] (2016)
  • Safeguarding – YEAST [via Barca-Leeds) (2016)
  • Emergency First Aid at Work – MR Safety Training [via Barca-Leeds] (2016)
  • Risk Management – YEAST [via Barca-Leeds] (2016)
  • Working with Traumatic Stress – Dr Jennie Ormerod [via Barca-Leeds] (2016)
  • Trauma and the Body: Somatisation and Dissociation – Positive Outcomes for Dissociative Survivors (PODS) (2016)