Kirsten Amis will be working with universities and colleges in Scotland.
Since completing her training as a psychiatric nurse in 1987, Kirsten has spent over 20 years working as a lecturer in counselling and counselling supervisor, as well as a counsellor within the NHS, education, private practice and voluntary sectors. She also works as External Verifier for the Scottish Qualifications Authority for counselling qualifications. Kirsten’s published work includes Boundaries, Power and Ethical Responsibility, (2017, Sage), Challenges in Counselling: Counselling Students, (2013, Hodder) and Becoming a Counsellor: A Student Companion (2011, Sage).
She is currently completing her doctoral research entitled 'Supporting the Mental Wellbeing of Students in Scottish Colleges.