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Counselling, Psycho-sexual Psychotherapy and Sexual Addiction Treatment


Professional Development - Public Speaking - Consultancy

At Startanew we can develop and deliver bespoke short training courses and CPD events for professionals. Karen is available to offer consultancy services or to act as a guest speaker for professional presentations.


Karen was formerly a Senior Business Manager, and then Senior Project Manager for the Royal Mail Training and Development Group; and was instrumental in developing large-scale programmes to improve the quality of relationships in the workplace. She has delivered training for a wide variety of organisations on a diverse range of subjects such as leadership development, counselling skills in the workplace, parenting skills, working with a sexual focus, understanding and treating sexual addiction, working with Partners of sex addicts, working with couples recovering from Sex Addiction.


Audiences have included Charitable Organisations, Medical Professionals, Qualified Counsellors and Psychotherapists, Schools, and Relate. Karen has also taught on the ATSAC Professional Certificate in Sex Addiction. Additionally Karen has worked for BACP (The British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy) for over eight years. BACP is the UK’s largest professional body for Counsellors and Psychotherapists and their vision is ‘to safeguard the value of human relationships…’ Karen has been working with BACP’s Professional Standards Department since 2006, promoting and maintaining standards within the profession via BACP’s Accreditation Services. She runs regular workshops for BACP.


Upcoming events:

Sexually speaking - Saturday 6th May 2017 - for further details click here