Hi, I'd like to introduce myself. 

My name is Sandra Georgeson, a Play & Filial Therapist,

based in Barnsley, South Yorkshire, UK.

My passion is working with family diversity. I value every family I work with.


  • Child Attachment and Play Assessment (2020)

  • AutPlay Training (2020)

  • Animal Assisted Play Therapy (2019) 

  • Attachment Style Interview training (September 2014) Middlesex University

  • Advanced Filial Therapy Training 

  • Post Graduate in Non-Directive Play Therapy (York University)

  • BSc (Hons) Psychology (Open University)

  • BA (Hons) Art (Bretton Hall / Leeds University)



  • Individual Play Therapy with Children

  • Work with Parents / Carers 

  • Filial Therapy 

  • Group Play Therapy 

  • Abuse & Trauma (I am trauma-informed) 

  • Looked After & Adopted Children / Special Guardianship 

  • Assessment of adult attachment styles for placing children in foster and adoption families

  • Bereavement & Loss

  • Attachment & Relationship Problems

  • Developmental Delays 

  • Anxieties 

  • Training Other Professionals

  • Work in Schools

  • Work for Local Authorities 

  • Work for Social Services 

  • Work for the NHS (Child & Adolescent Mental Health Services) 

I am on the Provider's List for Local Authorities 


Based in Barnsley, but I also work in the surrounding areas of:

( I am happy to travel further afield but this incurs charges for travel time.)







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