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Morna Rutherford

Morna - Sept 2015


Morna is a part time counsellor with Student Services. She joined the University in 2011 and works three days a week.

She has an honours degree in a Human Biology from Surrey University before training as a nurse at St George's Hospital, London. She then moved into the field of Health Promotion/Education, developing an interest in health related behaviour change with a particular focus on mental health promotion. Morna has an MSc in Health Education from Edinburgh University she has trained in counselling, Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP) and has a post graduate certificate in Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapy (CBT) from Dundee University.

Morna is particularly interested in the link between mind and body and the different approaches which can be used to bring relief from physical, mental and emotional distress. She studied Shiatsu for a year, a traditional form of Japanese acupressure underpinned by a theoretical framework of Traditional Chinese Medicine. Morna believes strongly in the ability within us all to heal and aid ourselves......sometimes with a little help from others.



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