Since retiring from the NHS in 2018, Karen offers psychological and holistic therapies from her private practice: Sanctuary Therapies
Karen’s special interests include working with adults who are experiencing anxiety, stress, grief, depression or who may be recovering from trauma and also those who are experiencing physical health challenges.
Her work is concerned with supporting and assisting someone to live their best life possible, despite the current or past experiences they have lived through or are living with.
Karen’s background is a 26 year career in the NHS, first as a Mental Health nurse, then specialising in the Psychological therapies since 2001. Her last decade in the NHS was working as a Psychological Therapist within Cancer care services.
She is an accredited CAT (Cognitive Analytical Therapy) practitioner (since 2006) and a certified EFT (Emotional Freedom Techniques) practitioner.