about me


I was born in Berlin, have two adult sons and have lived in the US and England for over 25 years. While living in London I worked at my own private practice for individual and couples counselling, as well as at various charities.


• MA Master of Arts Integrative Counselling and Psychotherapy (University of Roehampton, London)
• Qualified as a systemic couples therapist (SIH) at the Systemic Institute in Heidelberg led by Dr. med. Dipl. Psych. Arnold Retzer
• Training course ‘Working with Couples’ (focus integrative couples counselling) led by Dr. Meg Barker, London
• EFT (Emotionally Focussed Therapy) basic training in Berlin
• GOTTMAN Method Couples Therapy Level 1
• Regular supervision
• Several other further professional training courses (person-centred counselling after Carl Rogers, attachment theory after Bowlby etc.)

Professional Experience:
• In private practice in London until April 2016
• Co-therapeutic work with couples with a systemic couples counsellor in London
• Work with several charitable organisations focussing on individual counselling in London and Surrey until 2016
• Bereavement counselling at a hospice in Surrey working with family members until 2016

Professional Association:
I am a registered member of the BACP (British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy) – MBACP reg.

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