Mrs Sarah Hartley

Associate Play Therapist
MA Play Therapy

Mrs Sarah Hartley is a child and adolescent therapist registered with the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) and the Theraplay institute.  She provides therapeutic assessment and treatment interventions for children.

 At Socrates Psychological Services Ltd, Mrs Hartley works with children and adolescents who are experiencing a variety of psychological difficulties, including behavioural problems, anxiety, low self-esteem, self-harm, unprocessed trauma and insecure attachment.  She has a particular interest in working with children, and their families, that are struggling with attachment difficulties following adoption.  Mrs Hartley is also experienced in helping schools to implement support plans, such as RAMP, to minimise a child’s presenting behaviours and/or anxiety. She also has experience of working with young people with learning and/or developmental difficulties, for example Autistic Spectrum Conditions (ASC).

Mrs Hartley specialises in Play and Creative Arts Therapy, Theraplay and Therapeutic Life Story