Credentials

Academic and Professional Posts and Activities

Clinical Work

May 2014 – current Counselling Psychologist, Private Practice, Fairbourne Drive, Atterbury Lakes, Milton Keynes, MK10 9RG.
Feb 2013 – current Clinical Supervisor, Headway Bedford Bedford Health Village, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK40 2NT.
Oct 2012 – current Counselling Psychologist, Headway Bedford Bedford Health Village, Kimbolton Rd, Bedford MK4 2NT.
Oct 2009 – current Mental Health Mentor, The Open University East of England Region, Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Hertfordshire and Buckinghamshire.
Mar 2014 – current Dyslexia (SLpD) tutor, University of Bedfordshire, Park Square Luton and Polhill Avenue Bedford Campus.

Academic Posts and Activities

Apr 2014 – current Visiting Lecturer, London Metropolitan University 166-220 Holloway Road, London N7 8DB.
Mar 2012 – June 2014 Learning Disabilities Tutor, Institute of Education, 20 Bedford Way, London WC1H 0AL.
Sept 2012 – April 2014 Conducted a Doctorate research of, ‘Exploring Acquired Brain Injury (ABI) clients’ experiences of receiving Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) delivered by trainees: A qualitative study.’
Nov 2008 – Sept 2009 Conducted a Master research of, ‘The help seeking process of UK Chinese male: A qualitative investigation’.
May 2008 Conducted a study of, ‘The effects of text based instruction, pictorial based instruction as examples and cognitive styles differences on problem solving transfer’.

Professional Activities

July 2016 Presented at the 13th Conference of the Neuropsychological Rehabilitation, hosted by World Federation of Neuropsychological Rehabilitation (WFNR), ‘How CBT can work better with ABI clients?’.
February 2015 Public talk at the Healthy Lifestyle Programme, hosted by the Stroke Association, ‘Emotional, psychological and behavioural changes following Stroke’.
January 2015 Career talk at the Psychology Department, University Of Bedfordshire, ‘On becoming a Psychologist’.
November 2014 Public seminar at Headway Bedford, ‘How can caregiver manage stress and avoid burnout?’
July 2014 AGM conference at Headway Bedford, ‘The role of psychology in rehabilitation after brain injury’.
November 2012 Conference at Cambridge, Downing College hosted by Mind in Cambridgeshire, ‘Managing difference in the therapeutic alliance conference’.