• PTTLS Further education, lifelong learning and family learning teacher
  • Creative Art Supervision Training, The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama
  • MA Dramatherapy The Royal Central School Speech and Drama
  • Postgraduate Diploma Drama and Movement Therapy The Royal Central School Speech and Drama
  • BA Honours French and European Studies, Queen Mary College, London University

 My professional affiliations include;

  • British Association of Dramatherapists (2819)
  • Health Care Professions Council AS01307 (AR Pourmohamedian)
  • Equity full member (M00151049)

Roya is a member of BADth’s Equality and Diversity subcommittee and Chair of the CAST Supervisor’s Forum at The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama.

She regularly attends workshops and conferences to aid her continuing professional development as a therapist.

Roya also runs workshops and presents at conferences for therapists, professionals and students throughout the year. As part of the therapist code of conduct for The British Association of Dramatherapists (BADth) and Health & Care Professions Council (HCPC) she has ongoing regular supervision

Most recent CPD training completed:

Children’s Accelerated Trauma Treatment (C.A.T.T.) level 2

Dr S. Jennings: Deep Play and Deep Drama: Therapeutic experience through Neuro -Dramatic Play

Winston’s Wish: Working with and supporting bereaved children and young people

Margaret Wilkinson: How Children Change: Insights from Neurobiology, Trauma and Attachment

Lili Levy: Associative cards in supervision

Carol Gray: Social Stories and Comic Strip Conversations

Roz Read: Enabling Children to Speak About Feelings Through Sandplay for The Centre for child mental health

Dr Tony Attwood: Social Understanding and Learning Differences  and Mental Health and Wellbeing in Autism and Asperger’s Syndrome

Dr Emma Ramsden: Researching supervision in dramatherapy

Lavinia Musters: The Freedom programme –  Domestic violence

Holly Dwyer and Kyle Day: Safeguarding children and young people: principles into practice.

She has professional liability insurance and up to date enhanced DBS check (formerly CRB). Roya has  a thorough understanding of child safeguarding procedures and has completed additional training on this.

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