I am an HCPC (Health and Care Professions Council) registered Art Psychotherapist and BAAT (British Association of Art Therapists) accredited private practitioner.
I am based in South East London, providing indoor and outdoor art therapy in Charlton, Greenwich and Blackheath.
I have several years experience of providing art therapy in community adult mental health services through third sector providers and the NHS . I also have ten years experience of social care provision. My professional practice includes supervising MA art therapy trainees in a university setting. At the same institution I have given lectures on community adult art therapy and practicing art therapy outdoors.
I am co-founder of COATS (Community Outdoor Art Therapy Service) which has provided nature-based well-being groups for a national mental health charity; facilitated workshops for therapists looking to take their practice outdoors;
run seasonal outdoor workshops for a therapeutic arts studio and provided therapeutic art making workshops in SE London. For more information on outdoor groups and workshops please go to: www.outdoorarttherapy.org.uk