Ali is a person-centred counsellor accredited with the BACP with a range of clinical experience. She currently works with people affected by cancer, bereavement and anticipatory loss, and those who have experienced sexual violence or abuse in childhood in a charity in Sunderland. She has significant training in sexualised trauma, issues around dissociation, impact of trauma on survivors as well as being a trained EMDR therapist. She works both one to one and in group settings and has delivered training in a range of counselling related topics as well as previous experience of delivering training in a business setting. Ali has a Foundation Degree in Counselling as well as a degree in Psychology.