Positions held

2012-present Portman Clinic, Consultant forensic psychotherapist

2001-2012 Tavistock and Portman Trust, lead Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist, Fostering and Adoption team

2001 - present Trainer, supervisor and lecturer at Tavistock Centre . Developing a range of new courses and training initiatives eg M (Psychodynamic Psychotherapy with Children, Young people and Families), revamping child development research lecture series, developing new workshops on working with trauma, clinical implications of attachment, neuroscience developmental science

2008-2010 Associate Clinical Director, Child and Family Department, Tavistock Centre , responsible for £4.5m budget and managing services involved in working with the aftermath of trauma and abuse

2003-2008 Camden Primary Care Trust: CAMHS Co-ordinator, developing and managing therapy services into all secondary ages schools in Camden for work in education

2001-2004 Founded and developed TOPS (Tavistock Outreach Service into schools)

2000-2003 Founded and developed adolescent therapy service (Hear and Now) for North East London Mental health Trust, (Service seeing over 700 referrals within a year, working across multiple sites and between agencies)

1999- 2001 Redbridge Healthcare Trust Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist

1996-2000 Enfield Community Care Trust Trainee Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist

1993-1996 Stamford Hill Group Practice : Counselling and psychotherapy with adults, couples, parents and adolescents

1994-1996 Open Door, Crouch End Psychotherapy with young people

1994-1996 Tavistock Clinic Child sexual abuse project (co-running groups)

April 92-94 Monroe Young Family Centre Individual, group therapeutic work with children, adults and families.

1990-1992 National Children’s Homes Therapeutic work with under 5’s (Springfield Family Centre, and their parents Wandsworth)

1989-1990 London Borough of Islington Residential work with (Adolescent Unit, Highbury N5) adolescents in care

1987-1990 Childrens Hours Trust, Play-therapy with children Wallace House, London N7