About Me / My Career so far

Parallel to my counselling roles, I have chosen to have a diverse career working in different environments, to enable me to support young people and families from diverse backgrounds

 These include

  • Children aged 8-18 with severe learning and physical challenges.

  • Children aged 6-18 who needed emergency accommodation.

  • Looked after Children aged between 5-21

  • Young people aged 13-18 from psychiatric hospitals who needed specialist support to integrate back into society

  • Young women aged 14+ who were detained in psychiatric hospitals

  • Secondary school children (11-16) in a mainstream school. SEND requirements and emotional and behavioural needs

  • Children aged 8-18 who had suffered sexual abuse

  • Children aged 11-18 who had experienced, and were experiencing, being sexually exploited.

  • Boys aged 11-21 who exhibit sexually harmful behaviours.


Through my career I have progressed to management, have gained qualification in every different sector, and have an extensive portfolio of specialist training.

My enhanced DBS and safeguarding training requirements have been continuously updated throughout my career and are both not due to expire until 2022.