I worked with refugees and underprivileged groups for many years. MY roles were in areas of social/community services, research and policy development, consultancy, counselling/case work, management, and university lecturing. In addition to working for the voluntary sector in the UK, I also worked for NGOs abroad.
I obtained a one year certificate in in Individual Systematic Psychotherapy from the Kensington Consultation Services and counselling and community work from Lewisham College. Additionally,I have a first Degree in Race, Policy and Politics from Birkbeck College London University and a Master Degree in Refugee Studies from the University of East London.