I use a creative safe space to help children and young people explore their thoughts and feelings. Using creative art materials, buttons, miniatures and sand trays, as part of talking therapy sessions. I work with children and young people with a wide range of struggles and diagnoses.
I have 18 years of experience working with both primary and secondary schools and families as a school nurse in the Mid-Devon area.
I am currently on BACP Young People and Children’s course at Iron Mill College in Exeter which focuses on using creativity to explore the young person’s world and experiences.
I have experience working with:
- School pressures and exam stress
- Separation issues
- Neuro-divergency (autism)
- Self harm
- Bereavement and loss
- Low mood and depression
- Obsessive compulsive disorder
- Exploring sexuality and gender
I am fully insured and hold a current Enhanced DBS Certificate.