About

About me

I am a UKCP registered Integrative Psychotherapist (relational-centred) and Consultative Supervisor with a broad range of experience in the NHS, private practice and voluntary sector. I currently work in the NHS during the day and have a private practice weekday evenings.

Education and Training:

DPsych (Doctorate in Psychotherapy): Metanoia, London – 2012-ongoing

MA Consultative Supervision: University of Wales, Newport – 2010

MSc Integrative Psychotherapy: Metanoia, London – 2001-2005

Clin Dip. Psychotherapy: Metanoia, London – 2001-2005

BSc (Hons) Nursing Studies: University of London, King’s College – 1996-1999

RGN: Royal Free Hospital, London – 1991-1995

Post-qualification training:

Interpersonal Therapy (IPT) Practitioner : Part 2  training 2017/18 NHS/Surrey University IPT Centre

Interpersonal Therapy (IPT) Practitioner : Part 1 training 2016/17 NHS/Surrey University IPT Centre

Compassion Focussed Therapy (CFT). NHS/external – 2016

CBT (Cognitive Behavioural Therapy) core modules: NHS/Oxford Cogntive Therapy Centre – 2016

CBT (Cognitive Behavioural Therapy) DoH core competencies: NHS 2009

CAT (Cognitive Analytic Therapy) introduction: NHS – 2015

Solution Focussed Therapy: BRIEF Therapy and BRIEF Supervision. NHS/BRIEF London – 2015

Coaching for performance: NHS Senior Clinical Leadership Programme – 2015/16

Published Articles:

Meades, P. (2015) (Book Review). Doing a Literature Review in Health and Social Care: a practical guide. British Journal of Guidance & Counselling Vol. 43, Iss. 1, 2015.

Meades, P. (2009) Sexual Minority Therapy: An Introduction to the Basics. The British Journal of Psychotherapy Integration. Volume 6, Issue 1 pp.6-14

Membership

I am a member of Metanoia, HIPS section of the UKCP, and the relational school.

Professional Registration:

I have full professional registration with the UKCP and follow their professional Code of Ethics, as well as the UKCP MO (Member Organisation) Code of Practice.