BA (Hons), BSc (Hons), Dip CBT, Dip Hypnotherapy, Dip Counselling children and adolescents. M.Ed. FRSPH. MBACP registered integrative counsellor
I’m Derek and I’m a qualified trainer and clinical supervisor who is able to offer a mediation service.
I work with a person-centred approach working with client needs. can involve differing counselling approaches including Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT). I specialise in working with trauma, depression, personality issues, couples, eating disorders, loss and bereavement. I work with what clients present in a confidential, safe, friendly, non-judgemental and supportive way.
I’ve worked in the NHS as a dietitian and also teaching in primary and secondary schools. I enjoy cooking and was a chef and restaurateur for a short time. I enjoy music, theatre and opera.