Psychotherapist's Professional Memberships counselling

Training, Qualifations & Experience

PG Dip Psycho-sexual therapy with Birkbeck University/Relate Institute

Certificate in Clinical Supervision, Relate Institute
PG Diploma in Applied Systemic

Theory, The Tavistock and Portman NHS

Basic Drug Awareness Level 2, OCN
Certificate of Systemic Practice in Family Therapy, Relate Institute
Counselling Young People, Relate (Herbert Gray College)
Groups Skills (Theory & Practice) for Trainers Level 3, OCN

Certificate in Marital and Couple Counselling - Theory and Practice, Relate (HGC)

Relate Couple Counselling Training from 1991 to 1994


Throughout my career I have maintained a professional and ethical approach by regularly attending CPD's (Continued Professional Development) trainings and workshops. They are many and varied over twenty plus years of practice but I will list some areas of interest and specific courses below:  

Coercive Control

Vaginismus and Dyspareunia

Domestic Abuse Awareness

Safeguarding young people and vulnerable adults.

Systemic tools for working with sexual and gender diversity.

Sex and the brain - the neuroscience of love, sex and attachment

Emotionally Focussed Couple Therapy - Attachment based Systemic couple therapy.

Working with Disassociation

Compulsive Use of Internet Sex - Functions and Impacts Within the Couple

Attachment Narratives in Families Ethical dilemmas when working with Young People Conflict Resolution Solution Focussed Brief Therapy Ethical Postures in Therapy Systemic Ideas and Creative Practice with Young People Child Focused Practice Collaborative Relationships between Clients and Therapists, Trainers and Trainees Understanding Young People's Mental Health  CAF (Common Assessment Framework) Awareness Domestic Violence & Abuse Keeping Children Safe from a Multidisciplinary Perspective Mental Health and Couple Counselling


Psychotherapist's Professional Memberships

Sharon s a General Member of COSRT (College of Sexual and Relationship Therapists) 

No: 2660 

A member of BACP (British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy) No: 681509 

A member of AFT (Association of Family Therapy and Systemic Practice) No:1252083


She is a Relate Registered Practitioner No: 11600

Holder of a current Disclosure & Barring Service Enhanced Certificate

Professionally insured to practice counselling and psychotherapy