Psychotherapy Training and Accreditation
Laura trained at Beeleaf Institute for Contemporary Psychotherapy in London, where she completed her Advanced Diploma and accreditation.
She has completed additional training in suicide bereavement, narrative tree of life approaches, trauma, healing codependency, and addiction. Laura is committed to continued and ongoing professional development, and is currently completing additional ACTO (Association for counseling & therapy online) training.
Laura is a registered member of BACP and is an accredited member of the UKCP. She practices in accordance with their ethical guidelines.
Laura is also an experienced Occupational Therapist. Since 2010, she has worked in a range of neurological, psychiatric and community rehabilitation settings in London. She is registered with HCPC & CORU also.
Counselling and Psychotherapeutic Approach
Laura incorporates many modalities within her work. Her main influences are attachment theory, poly-vagal theory, family systems theory, and somatic approaches. The relationship between the cognitive and somatic is central to her therapeutic approach.
She provides an open minded, and non-judgmental space to explore and process your emotions. Laura’s approach is dynamic and creative, which helps utilise all your strengths and different parts of the brain. Laura’s therapeutic style aims to reconnect with your authentic self, and uncover your lost potential.
Laura’s therapy is holistic and works towards helping you to achieve your optimal mental wellbeing, and to restoring your function. Laura can guide you to develop insight and offer tools to live a more meaningful, fulfilling and hopeful life.
Counselling Experience and Areas of Interest
Laura has experience of working with adult individuals across all age ranges, having extensive experience with young adults and older adults alike. She has worked with people who are experiencing a range of challenges such as anxiety, depression, self-esteem, trauma, grief, and relationship issues.
Laura has worked in many therapeutic settings including employee assistance programmes, charities, community mental health teams and acute hospitals. Her career has lead her to establish her own private practice which she now operates predominantly online.
Laura’s fee is €70 per session