These are my formal qualifications so far, although as part of my continued professional development I regularly attend workshops and training courses to aid me in my work.
Level 2 in Counselling Skills
Level 3 in Counselling Studies
Advanced Diploma in Integrative Counselling and Therapy
Masters in Counselling and Psychotherapy (Bath Spa University) Specialising in Self-harm and how it effects family and friends as well as the individual.
Working with young people who self-harm (Quality Training UK)
Adult Protection (West Sussex County Council)
Workshops on working with Anger; Depression; Sexual Addiction; Clients with Dementia; Working with Disability.
The Bigger Picture: Living with Disability (Southsea Counselling)
I have also written and presented my own workshop on working with clients who self-harm