about me

I am a registered Gestalt counsellor and psychotherapist working in private practice in Bishopston, Bristol.

I first qualified as a counsellor in 1997 and at that time was working as a student counsellor in further education. Since then I have qualified as a psychotherapist and moved into private practice, which is by now well established.


My therapeutic model is Gestalt.  Gestalt is one of the humanistic models, it is client-centred and emphasizes empathy, embodiment and the present moment.

Training and Qualifications

I have a Diploma in Gestalt Counselling and a Diploma in Gestalt Psychotherapy, and am registered with the UKCP (United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy).

My work is supported by regular professional supervision and further study and training. I am accountable to the UKCP (United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy) which publishes ethical guidelines and has a complaints procedures in place.

Practical Information

- My fee is £45 for individuals and £55 for couples.

- Sessions are one hour a week.

- I offer appointments on weekdays and weekday evenings.


I am based in Bishopston, North Bristol, which is easily accessible from the city centre, and areas to the North of Bristol.

Bishopston is a five minute bus journey from the city centre and buses run regularly. If you are travelling by car, unrestricted parking is available on my street and nearby streets.