Next 2 day MAKATON (Levels 1 and 2) Training Course in Oxford: 2nd & 3rd April. Fee: £120 per person (incl. manuals). Contact us if you wish to attend.

Tara McDonald

Type of therapist: Theraplay, Play Therapy, Filial Therapy, Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy (DDP)

Location: Gloucestershire

Skills

Adoption and Fostering Attachment issues Emotional Regulation Parent/Child relationships Parent/Carer Support Adoption and Fostering Anger management Anxiety Attachment issues Developmental Trauma Domestic/Family Violence Emotional Regulation Grief and loss Mental Health issues Parent/Carer Support Parent/Child relationships Self-Esteem Adoption and Fostering Anger management Anxiety Attachment issues Developmental Trauma Domestic/Family Violence Emotional Regulation Mental Health issues Parent/Carer Support Parent/Child relationships Self-Esteem Trauma and PTSD Adoption and Fostering Anger management Anxiety Attachment issues Bereavement Bullying Developmental Trauma Domestic/Family Violence Emotional Regulation Encopresis Grief and loss Identity issues Mental Health issues Parent/Carer Support Parent/Child relationships Personal Development Selective Mutism Self-Esteem Trauma and PTSD

Qualifications

  • MA, Practice Based Play Therapy (2015)
  • Post Graduate Diploma, Play Therapy (2012)
  • Diploma, Counselling Psychotherapy (1999)
  • Theraplay Informed Practitioner, Intermediate, (2019)
  • Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy, Level 2, (2019)

CV

  • 2014 to 2018: Founder Baby Bonding Thailand and Baby Bonding Asia network
  • 2012 to 2018: Attachment-focused Child and Family therapist, Merak Clinic, Bangkok
  • 2008-2012: Whole School Counsellor, The Regents School, Bangkok
  • 2004 – 2008: Volunteer Outreach worker - London Street Rescues
  • 1998-1999: Crisis Counsellor – Working Women
  • 1997 – 1999 : Parent Counsellor, Primary Care Counselling
  • Accredited with the Professional Standards Authority Voluntary Register, UK Accredited with Play Therapy UK
  • Member of BACP
  • Member Theraplay Institute