TA East Director
BA (Hons), PGCE, DIP Transactional Analysis, MSc Transactional Analysis, Certified Transactional Analyst, Teaching and Supervising Transactional Analyst, UKCP Registered Psychotherapist.
Victoria has been in private psychotherapy practise for over 20 years, working long term relationally with a diversity of clients representing the London community, presenting with here and now themes to more complex disorders of the self. She has many years experience as a clinical supervisor and consultant in private practise, the NHS and in voluntary and education settings.
As well as a passion for psychotherapy, Victoria has a a love of teaching, her first career. Beginning in Newham Education Authority, as a teacher, English as a Second Language Support Worker and Senior Manager. She has a breadth of experience training and lecturing in higher education and university settings and private TA psychotherapy institutes.
Central to her being is working with difference, developing her understanding of being in relationship with 'the other', exploring unconscious motivation to seek or reject a cultural mirror. Victoria is interested in social and political contexts in the psychotherapy room and how these manifest in the transferential and real relationship.
She is a passionate campaigner for education and human rights.
Her current research interest is 'The transcultural mirror in the psychotherapeutic relationship.'
UKCP, UKATA. EATA, ITAA