UKCP Registered Psychotherapist, Counsellor and practitioner of therapeutic hypnosis
How Karen can help
is a highly qualified and experienced therapist.
Karen has been a trained and practising therapist since 1994. She is registered (accredited) as a psychotherapist with the
United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP). She is a full member of the British Association for Counselling and
Psychotherapy (MBACP); and has both been awarded their Certificate of Proficiency, and joined their register
of counsellors and psychotherapists. She is a licensed hypnotherapist and a member of The Hypnotherapy Association.
qualified as a counsellor and hypnotherapist through the Psychotherapy and
(PHTA). The counselling element was Cognitive Behavioural. She was then examined
as a hypnotherapist by the National Council for Psychotherapy and Hypnotherapy.
trained and qualified in Adlerian
counselling through the Adlerian Society of the
took a Masters degree in Existential
Counselling and Psychotherapy through
this, Karen trained and qualified with the Post-Adoption Centre as an Adoption Counsellor.
She has been awarded formal accreditation as an independent Infertility Counsellor (AMBICA (IP))
by the British
Infertility Counselling Association (BICA).
Karen has undergone
a two year training in Systemic
Therapy under the auspices of AFT (the Association
Karen has also
had training in EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and
EMDR Institute, created by Francine Shapiro PhD, and is qualified to use it in
the treatment of trauma.
Karen then qualified as an EFT (Emotional Freedom Techniques) practitioner, through the EFT Training Academy
(AAMET certified trainer, Judy Byrne, EFT Master and EFTCertHons).