Experience

I practice from health clinics in Brighton, Lewes and Haywards Heath and previously worked in NHS and community clinics across Sussex. I have been in practice since 2003, offering both short-term and long-term work.

 
 
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My main clinical experience includes:

  • Stress & Trauma – finding a sense of calm & safety to recover from stressful situations including car accidents, falls, surgery, abuse, shock, work related stress, bereavement, depression, Post Traumatic Stress (PTSD), anxiety & panic attacks

  • Pain, Tension & Injury – easing tension & discomfort to improve movement and relaxation, including back, shoulder, neck, hip and leg tension

  • Palliative care – supporting the wellbeing and quality of life of clients with terminal illness

  • Addiction – supporting recovery through various stages from substance and behavioural addictions including drugs, alcohol, sex and gambling

  • Post Surgery & Dental – supporting recovery from surgery, medication & anaesthetic

  • Long term illness – supporting wellbeing & relief from symptoms & side effects e.g. Arthritis, HIV, MS, Cancer, IBS


In addition to my private practice I previously worked with the following organisations:

  • Sussex Beacon – For 12 years, I offered body-oriented therapies to inpatients and outpatients as part of a multi-disciplinary team supporting people through treatment support, respite, palliative care and medical convalescence. The centre offers specialist care for people affected by and living with HIV.

  • Brighton Body Positive – was a charitable organisation offering complementary therapies to people living with HIV/AIDS in Brighton & Hove.

  • World Medicine – is a charitable organisation which provides complementary healthcare to people around the world suffering the effects of trauma, disaster and poverty. I travelled to Sri Lanka in 2006 to work with survivors of the 2004 tsunami.

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