Qualifications & Experience
In 2004 Nicola began her career as a primary school teacher in inner city London before moving to
Essex. She began her training with Play Therapy UK in 2012 and has since worked with a variety of
children, each dealing with circumstances that are unique to their lives. Nicola believes that through
the medium of play, every child can access a path that heals, encourages personal growth, equips
and builds, while developing the confidence they need to move forward.
Nicola is member of BACP (British Association of Counsellors and Psychotherapists) She has an up
to date Enhanced DBS for working with children and is insured. Nicola receives regular supervision.
Post graduate Diploma in Play Therapy - (Leeds Beckett)
Post graduate Certificate in Therapeutic Play Skills - (Canterbury Christ Church University)
Certificate level CPD PSHE (Personal, Social, Health, Education) - (Roehampton University)
BA English (Hons) with QTS (Qualified Teacher Status) - (Warwick University)