Works as Counsellor / Psychotherapist at First Psychology Centre, Perth.
Claire's way of workingClaire takes a person-centred approach to her counselling and psychotherapy work. She works with each client to build a relationship in which they can feel accepted, understood and empathised with. She aims to provide clients with a safe place in which they can: learn to better understand themselves; work through their limitations; and continue with personal growth.
Claire's background and trainingClaire has worked in a number of settings including the third sector; the NHS; local government; academia and the private sector. She trained as a qualified counsellor / psychotherapist, working for the mental health charity Action in Mind where she had also previously worked as a volunteer befriender.
Claire has a Post-Graduate Diploma in Psychological Wellbeing, Counselling and Psychotherapy and a BSc in Psychology from the University of Stirling.
She is a member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy.