The Child Trauma Therapy Centre is able to offer supervision in the following areas : 

  • Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapy (CBT)

  • Eye Movement Desensitisation Reprocessing (EMDR)

  • Counselling

  • Play Therapy


Susan Darker-Smith is a BABCP accredited Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapist & Supervisor.   Susan is able to offer individual or group CBT supervision towards accreditation with BABCP.  

Susan is an accredited EMDR Consultant, accredited EMDR Child & Adolescent Consultant and an Europe Accredited EMDR Child Trainer.  She sits on the EMDR Association UK & Ireland Child & Adolescent Section Committee and is experienced at working with children of various ages and complexities with EMDR.

Susan is able to offer individual or group supervision towards accreditation with the EMDR Association UK & Ireland at either child or generic practitioner or consultant levels.   

COLLEEN SWINDON (Supervision : Counselling & EMDR)

Colleen Swindon is a BACP accredited Counsellor, Hypnotherapist and EMDR Practitioner. She is currently working towards her accreditation as an EMDR Consultant and is able to supervise those seeking supervision in either counselling or in EMDR.

GINA OBERTELLI (Supervision : Play Therapy)

Gina Obertelli is an experienced play therapist and EMDR clinician who is able to offer supervision in Play Therapy.   Gina is our expert in play therapy and has a wealth of experience, with a background in Social Work and several years experience in play therapy with children.  Gina is additionally DDP trained.