Gien is a Senior Accredited Practitioner with a broad base of experience, having worked with a wide range of client issues/difficulties, from anger management and depression to bereavement and childhood issues. People who come to see Gien include individuals, couples and families. She is happy to work with people of all age-groups. She is also a qualified Relational Supervisor.
Gien began her training with Gloucestershire Counselling Service (GCS) in Stroud and qualified as a psychodynamic counsellor in 1998. She became accredited in 2000. Gien continues to engage with further training opportunities with a view to broadening her thinking. This has included Family Therapy with The Bridge Foundation in Bristol and the Family Project in Stroud. She also has an Advanced Specialist Diploma in Relational Supervision with Severn Talking Therapy in Bristol.