Childhood should be a time of security, being protected and loved. However, suppose these needs were not met. In that case, it can have a detrimental impact on your wellbeing and relationships as an adult. Maybe you were raised in a chaotic household, exposed to violence or addiction. Or, perhaps you didn't feel equal to other family members, were treated with indifference or wholly ignored.
When emotional needs are neglected from a young age or parental love is inconsistent, unconsciously, you may seek partners to fill those needs or attract relationships with partners who confirm the negative messages you received as a child.
As a Therapist, I will sensitively listen to your childhood experiences and validate your feelings in a space you feel protected, as an individual or couple.
Like many people, I have had varied jobs and roles over the years but they all had one thing in common, helping others. In 2010 I decided to go on a journey of self-discovery on a counselling course in the centre of Manchester, where my journey of person centred therapy began.
After working overseas for some time, I moved to Leeds and graduated as a Person-Centred Therapist. I have been blessed to be a part of a fantastic organisation that offers generic counselling in which I have experience and knowledge in many different issues, as well as my private work and ongoing training.
I have also been trained in Couples Counselling where I empower couples to have a deeper understanding of what's troubling their relationships and to have better communication. I also became an individual member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (B.A.C.P) where I work within professional standards and ethical guidelines.
If you want any further information or have any questions, do not hesitate to contact me. Thank you so much for reading about services and my journey I hope to hear from you soon.