Mandie is a qualified and registered BACP counsellor. Aside from her private practice, she also works as a bereavement counsellor at St Joseph’s Hospice in East London where she sees the family and friends of patients from the hospice and the wider community.
Mandie started her counselling work as a telephone helpline volunteer at Childline in 2007 where she was inspired to train as a therapeutic counsellor and went on to train at City Lit in Covent Garden, qualifying in 2014. During her training she spent two years at the Royal London Hospital’s bereavement service.
Underlying Mandie’s training and work is a commitment to diversity and inclusion and she encourages an environment where clients can be themselves.