Here in NZ with her own family Shona has worked in a National Counselling organization both in a management and leadership role as well in clinical practice as a Senior Practitioner. Shona is a member of the psychological societies in both NZ and the UK.
As a consequence of training as a Psychologist and training further in psychodynamic approaches and counselling technique, Shona believes that her skill is in adapting her practice to what best suits the client in order to achieve a successful outcome. Shona’s recent developments include certified in Emotionally Focused Therapy, EFT for working with couples which is a well researched approach to manage the emotional cycles of couples in conflict.
Shona’s areas of interest include; couples counselling and mediation, family and adolescent counselling, individual counselling for depression, anxiety and trauma ( historical and/or current) loss, psychological assessment and therapies, work place stress and clinical/workplace supervision.