Qualifications and Training
Advanced Diploma in Humanistic Integrative Counselling (CPPD) 2010
Diploma in Clinical Supervision (CPPD) 2015
Workshops and Publications
Running Groups with Anxious Young People – presented at tenth annual conference for school counsellors in Didcot (2017).
I hate my body! Exploring the impact of body image on young people’s self-esteem – to be presented at eleventh annual conference for school counsellors (2018).
Running Groups with Anxious Young People – article published in March 2018 edition of CYP divisional BACP magazine.
Continued Professional Development
Insight Therapeutic Development 2016-18:
Disordered Eating and Eating Disorders (Prof. Julia Buckroyd)
The Traumatised Client: Relationships as the source of Hurt and Healing (Judy Yellin)
Working with Anxiety and Adolescents (Dr Ben Weiner)
Working with Shame from an Embodied Relational Perspective (Robert Downes)
Nick Luxmoore at King Alfred’s Academy, Wantage 2012-2016:
Working with Anger
Hatred, Self-Harm & Young People
Angels or Demons? A Conference for School Counsellors (2013)
Grow up and Stop Behaving Like a Child! A Conference for School Counsellors (2014)
Blood Brothers & Ugly Sisters. A Conference for School Counsellors (2015)
To Love or To Solve? A Conference for School Counsellors (2016)
Who's In the Room With You? A Conference for School Counsellors (2017)
Daring to Ask, Daring to Know: A Conference for School Counsellors (2018)
Albany Focus Group 2012-2013:
Emotional Freedom Technique (Keith Pearce)
Being Mindful: An introduction to mindfulness (Hilary Roberts)
Life Narcissim and Death Narcissism in Therapist and Patient (David Morgan)
From Face 2 Facebook: Attachment, Self & Therapy in the iPhone Age (Linda Cundy)
Realising the Full Potential of Dreams in Clinical Practice (Marcus West)
Place2Be Training (2009):
Working with Difference & Diversity
Helping Children Tell Their Stories
Working with Metaphor
BSc (Hons) in Genetics (University of Manchester)
Postgraduate Conversion Diploma in Psychology (London Metropolitan University)
I am a Senior Accredited member of the British Association for Counselling and Therapy (BACP), adhering to their Ethical Framework for the Counselling Professions (2016). I am also a UKRCP Registered Independent Counsellor/Psychotherapist.
I hold Professional Indemnity and Public Liability Insurance.
Susie Ward Adv.Dip.Couns. MBACP (Snr. Accred.)
UKRCP Registered Independent Counsellor/Psychotherapist and Supervisor