Martin Alster

Martin is a highly motivated Credentialed Mental Health Nurse with 36 years’ experience working within the fields of mental health, substance abuse treatment and individual therapy, both in the UK and in Australia. With experience in counselling, teaching, publication and supervision, Martin has made a valuable contribution to the teams and individuals that he has worked with and focuses on working with adults of all ages.

Martin has maintained his enthusiasm and motivation for therapy and professional development and has undertaken specialist training in trauma therapy (Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing and Flash) as well as Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Dialectical Behaviour Therapy, Written Exposure Therapy and Solution Focused Hypnosis.

Martin has worked in hospital, general practice, business and private therapy environments and has excellent communication skills combined with an approachable manner and a wide skill base, which has led to him being respected by both clients and fellow professionals.