Alison is an Edinburgh-based art therapist with experience of working with children, young people, and adults in a range of school and community settings in Scotland. Since graduating with an MSc in Art Psychotherapy from Queen Margaret University, she has delivered one-to-one and group art therapy sessions both in-person and online.

Prior to this, Alison completed a COSCA counselling skills course at the University of Glasgow, where she developed a person-centred practice. She has worked to support individuals who have a range of both physical and cognitive additional support needs and firmly believes in the accessible and varied approach of art therapy in supporting this.

Alison also enjoys playing the guitar, camping and painting.