•  I am registered with HPSET (Hospital Play Staff Education Trust) and have to re register every year.

 

  •  I have an enhanced DBS certificate.

 

  • I have my Paediatric Basic Life Support /  First Aid and Safeguarding / Child Protection  Level 3 certificate. 

  • I have  attended Bereavement courses held by Cruse, Child Bereavement Trust and Hospices. 

  • I have  participated in Adoption and Attachment Conferences and training including Theraplay. 

  • I have attended conferences and work shops for children and young people with special or additional needs as well as mental health workshops. 

  • I started working as Play Specialist in a local Day Surgery Unit, moving onto an Oncology Unit and then as a Community Play Specialist in the city of London. I then began my Family Therapy / Systemic Practitioner Training.