Natalie is a Clinical Psychologist with over 25 years’ experience working with children and families. She works with young children and parents/carers to build a strong relationship as a base to support therapeutic work. Natalie is passionate about the transformation of difficulties into family stories of more joy and sense of connection.
Working with parents and children using attachment therapies and a trauma informed approach, Natalie is able to support parents to use new approaches until they feel comfortable and successful. Parenting support is a large part of the work Natalie offers.
Natalie has worked in a wide range of settings, including government and private services and she brings experience of relating to professionals from many different services.
Natalie utilises several evidence-based therapies and teaches clients skills and strategies through a mindful, self-compassion lens, allowing gentle, self-paced learning and adjustment to occur.
She recognises the importance of the system around the child supporting their unique ways of processing. Informed by the child’s strengths and challenge areas, she liaises with schools and other professionals to support best outcomes for the child and a thorough and comprehensive service for all.