Art Therapist at the Clinique des Vergers/ CERN welcome club/ Online therapist/ mother of three children
Before moving to Switzerland, Vicky worked as a care worker and later as a teacher for children with impaired vision, autism and cerebral palsy in special schools in Edinburgh and Nottingham in the UK. After her training in Art Psychotherapy she worked for several years in group and individual therapy in psychiatric hospitals in the UK and Sweden.
highlights of working Experience
Royal Edinburgh Hospital, Edinburgh, UK
Art therapist for groups of adolescents with mental health issues like depression, eating disorders and psychotic symptoms.
Royal Blind School, Edinburgh, UK
Special needs teacher working mainly with children with visual impairment and celebral palsy as well additional learning difficulties.
Enheten för Psykosomatisk Medicin, Västerås, Sweden
Art therapy groups with women in stress, psychosomatic issues, insomnia.
CERN Welcome Club
Art therapy groups with people with anxiety issues and depression.
Special Needs Teacher
BSc, University of Macedonia, Thessaloniki, Greece
Certified in Greece and UK (GTC).
MSc, Master's programme and clinical experience, Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh, UK.
Certified in the UK
Résidence du Nant d'Avril, Satigny
Art therapy groups for people suffering from Alzheimer’s and dementia.
English, Greek, French, Swedish (B2)
ASCA (Swiss foundation for complementary medicine)
EFAT (European Federation of Art Therapy)
APSAT (Association Professionnelle Suisse des Art-Thérapeutes)
BAAT (British Association of Art Therapists)