About me

TRAINING:

  • Diploma in Person Centred Counselling, Metanoia Institute, 2006
  • BACP Accredited, 2007
  • Narrative Therapy level 1 and level 2, from 2009-2011
  • Solution Focused Brief Therapy trainings at BRIEF in 2013: 1. Foundation, 2. Staying brief, 3. Therapy with couples, 4. Possibility Therapy
  • Bereavement therapy: New approaches to grief and loss at SDS seminars in 2014, Quarterly in house bereavement training at St Joseph’s Hospice from October 2013 to March 2016
  • Diploma in Supervision, CSTD, Bath, 2016

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

St Joseph’s Hospice, Hackney, March18 – present

  • Volunteer counsellor to patients at the end of life as well as their families and friends

Evelina London Children’s Hospital, Westminster, January18 – present

  • Parent counsellor to couples and individuals whose child has died or has an acute or chronic condition

Yasmin Jefferies Counselling, January 08 – June 16 & October 17 to present

  • counselling self-referred and Cruse Homicide referred clients from (July 2015 to May 2016)
  • counselling self-referred and EAP (Civil service) clients (March 2018 to present)

 St Francis Hospice, Romford, January 15 to June 16

  • volunteer supervisor of a group of bereavement visitors

St Josephs Hospice

  • Volunteer counsellor to bereaved individuals connected to any hospice or who are local to City and Hackney

London Borough of Hounslow, October 15 to January 15

  • Counsellor to council employees and teachers working in the borough