Sue Dives MA(Psych & Couns), AdvDip, DipSpLD,
Training and Experience
I have an MA degree in Psychotherapy and Counselling awarded by Middlesex University and an Advanced Diploma in Integrative
Psychotherapy and Counselling gained after a 5 year training at The Minster Centre in London.
Individual and Group Supervision Certificate is from CSTD (Centre for Supervision and Team Development).
I also have knowledge of the neurological differences of ADD / ADHD, dyslexia and other similar syndromes. In
these areas I have a Diploma in Specific Learning Difficulties (Dyslexia) and a Certificate in Coaching (AD/HD).
Many years ago I trained and worked at a local hospice as
a bereavement counsellor.
As a registrant of the
UKCP (United Kingdom
Council for Psychotherapy) and a member of the BACP I work within and
adhere to ethical frameworks for good practice. An aspect of this is regular clinical consultation and continuous professional
development. I deepen and expand my learning in the
field of therapy by attending workshops, groups, further training and being actively involved in a development and support
I am on the registers of both the UKCP and the BACP. These
registers have both been accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.
My therapy practice has included seeing people privately, within a counselling service in Chelmsford, within
the NHS and through Employee Assistance Programmes (EAPs).