QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE
Membership of Professional Bodies
I am a Registered Member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) Click here to visit the web site
I am a Regional Training Establishment (RTE) Diploma Member of the United Kingdom Association for Transactional Analysis (UKATA)
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As an RTE Diploma Qualified Member of UKATA I work within their Code of Ethics and fulfil all their professional requirements to practise, including being in supervision.
Counselling and Psychotherapy Qualifications
I have been involved in counselling individual pupils, setting up a peer counselling scheme and running a therapy group for trainee teachers to process difficult situations they encountered in school.
I have actively used the key ideas of Transactional Analysis Psychotherapy in all aspects of my work. This includes workshops for staff on Transactional Analysis as part of a programme of “What makes Inspirational Teaching?” and for students on using Transactional Analysis in their own teaching in terms of behaviour management and pastoral care.
My Master’s dissertation focused on Stress in Teaching using Transactional Analysis to explore key issues around personality and patterns of behaviour.
I was a teacher for 19 years and a teacher trainer for 10 years.
During that time I
"An Exploration of Learning Styles" and "Developing excellence in teaching in Higher Education"
I have co-written a chapter called "Emotional Intelligence and Developing and Maintaining Relationships" for a book which was published on 18th June 2010
How to be a Brilliant Mentor
Developing Outstanding Teachers
Edited by Trevor Wright
Published by: Routledge
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