Senior Psychotherapist, Livvy and Chrissie Media Ltd
Type of expert: Health care and medicalAreas of expertise: Broadcasting, Children, Expert Women, Health, Psychology
Livvy Rose is part of on air duo Livvy and Chrissie. I am an experienced Radio Academy Award-winning radio presenter and producer who is also a practicing Senior Psychotherapist, coach, supervisor, group facilitator and trainer with 34 years experience. I am confident and capable to speak on all matters to do with psychotherapy, as well as women’s health, including the menopause, and issues such as loneliness, bereavement, ageism, divorce, addiction and mental health. I have been an expert contributor for The Guardian and The Mail newspapers on emotional issues. I was on the Committee for U.K.C.P. (UK Council for Psychotherapy) as a media representative, helping to bring psychotherapy into the different forms of media, talking with many different media outlets, and this is something I still do and I am passionate about.
I am a Senior Psychotherapist, UKCP registered, with over 34 years experience. I am also an experienced coach, supervisor, group facilitator and trainer. I have a private psychotherapy practice where I see individuals, couples, and supervisees, and I also run training groups, trainee psychotherapist supervision groups, groups for men and women, women’s groups, and CPD workshops. People come to me with a vast array of issues such as relationship problems, parenting, divorce, bereavement, addiction, loneliness, work related issues, anger management and stress management, anxiety, PTS, self-image and confidence to name just a few.
In 1990 I created a highly successful Gestalt Therapy Training Institute in London and co-directed it for 15 Years.
I have been a fully qualified coach LSE for 13 years. I trained with the world renowned Bob Proctor, and work with people wanting to expand their horizons.
I have worked for an Addiction and Drugs agency, supporting people though addiction and recovery. I am trained in Non Violent Communication (NVC) techniques.
I have co-presented and produced a music and talk women’s magazine radio show on BBC Radio Bristol for seven and a half years. In 2014 this show won Bronze in the prestigious Radio Academy Awards Best Entertainment category.
In 2015 I co‐presented and produced a 13 week series food show featuring Michelin chefs on Made in Bristol TV, that was shown all around the country.
I have featured in videos for BBC Get Inspired and BBC Sport Relief and written and performed a music track to go alongside it; I have written several magazine columns and articles, including a blog for the Huffington Post and have presented at awards ceremonies; I co-hosted a live radio show for BBC Radio 4 Food Connections Festival 2015. I recently talked at the Houses of Parliament about women in media; I featured on the West Country Politics Show talking about women and pensions; I have given a presentation at the Soundwomen Future Festival at New Broadcasting House in London on women of a certain age and media; and I have been on the BBC national news talking about women of a certain age and fashion.
I have done many ‘Up Close and Personal’ radio interviews with inspirational people including Nobel Prize nominees, celebrities, musicians and top politicians, as well as ordinary men and women who are making a difference.
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Female Senior psychotherapist / psychologist, mental health expert, with over 34 years experience. Also an award-winning radio presenter so has highly experienced broadcasting skills.