Psychoanalyst and Psychotherapist in Strovolos
I work as a Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist following the codes of ethics of all of the professional associations I belong to.
I am a Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist UKCP reg CPPA, and a Psychoanalyst (The College of Psychoanalysis UK) and a members of the Arbours Association of Psychotherapists where I also worked for many years as a Team Leader (Senior Psychotherapist) , and was a member of the Training Committee and a delegate to the UKCP. I also worked as a Senior Psychotherapist in Specialist Psychological Therapies in the NHS and for several organisations in London, Hertfordshire and Northern Ireland.
I moved to Nicosia at the end of 2004. I currently work in Private Practice with individuals and couples. I also teach. I work face to face and online. I am also available for organiational consultancy. I am an accredited Clinical Supervisor (UKCP reg CPPA). I am also a founder member of the Pan Cyprian Association of Psychotherapists.
I have been teaching for various psychotherapy trainings in the UK and Europe for over 30 years.
I work within a Psychoanalytic/Psychodynamic Framework and see people between one and five times per week in both short term and long term psychotherapy.
Qualifications And Experience
I initially studied Business. I then trained as a Social Worker specializing in work with Children and Families.
CQSW/Dip SW. 1980 - 1982 in what is now Cardiff Metropoltan University . I also did an earlier training in family therapy. Institute of Family Therapy London. 1977.
I then trained at the Arbours Association 1983 - 1988, Certificate in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy.
I am a member of the Arbours Association of Psychotherapists (UKCP CPPA) registered.I am also an accredited clinical supervisor UKCP (CPPA).
I am a member of The College of Psychoanalysts UK, The Pan Cyprian Association of Psychotherapists (Psychoanalysis and Psychodynamic Chamber) and the European Association of Psychotherapists (EAP). I also hold the ECP.(2013)
I have been working directly in the field of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy since 1983. In the UK I worked at the Arbours Crisis Centre for over 15 years. This was a higly specialised and Internationally recognised Therapeutic Community . I worked directly with Dr. Joseph Berke one of the founders of the Arbours for over 20 years.
My other relevant expereinces include Psychotherapy in the National Health Service at a Senior Level, Staff Consultancy and Supervison to MIND, Clinical Supervison to NEXUS, Belfast, Northern Ireland an organisation working exclusivly with extreme sexual abuse. I have taught on several psychotherapy trainings and written and presented papers in many places in the UK, Italy, Lebanon and Cyprus, both sides of the divide. I hold the United Nations Certificate in Critical Incident and Stress management.
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