Teaching Fellow, Counselling and Psychotherapy
Rory is a qualified counsellor and psychotherapist who has worked professionally across a range of settings. Rory initially trained as a teacher at the University of Warwick but developed a passion for working in the field of mental health. He went on to study counselling and psychotherapy across various universities, these courses included a focus on Person-centred and Integrative therapeutic approaches and Rory went on to specialise in Compassion-focused therapy (CFT), training alongside Professor Paul Gilbert. Rory has worked as a counsellor and therapist across a range of educational settings and in private practice and has ran workshops within schools, the NHS and in various businesses. He has also taught and lectured both undergraduate and Postgraduate students on Counselling and Psychotherapy courses across different universities within the UK. Rory is extremely passionate about helping others via traditional counselling, outdoors-therapy and by engaging students through teaching and lecturing. He is a member of the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy.