1965                     Academic scholarship, Harrogate College

1970                     Grade VII Piano, RSM

1971                     Grade VIII Speech & Drama, RSSD

1976                     MA (Hons), English Language & Literature, University of Edinburgh

1993                     BD (Ord), University of Edinburgh

1994                     PGCE (Secondary Education), Moray House, Edinburgh

1996                     CREDL, Teaching RE in RC schools, University of Glasgow

1997                     Certificate, Introduction to Counselling, City of Edinburgh Council Adult Learning

1994-1997           Member of Glasgow Lay Dominicans

1999-2003           Esoteric Studies (Arthurian Legends, Grail Studies, Sacred Geometry),                                                Rev Dr Gordon Strachan, University of Edinburgh Extra-Mural Dept

1999-2001            Foundation Course in Modern Astrology, Faculty of Astrological Studies

2000-2002            Studies in Traditional Astrology, John Frawley, Astrologer

2005                     Foundation Training, Institute for Self Actualisation

2006                     Graduate Training, Institute for Self Actualisation

2008-09                MA, Religious Studies in Cosmology & Divination, University of Kent

2010-12                Training and Ordination as Interfaith Minister, OneSpirit Interfaith Foundation

2011                     Ancient Ways, Introduction to Shamanism, Twobirds, Anam Cara

2012-14                Mentor/Group Leadership Training, OneSpirit Interfaith Foundation

2017                     Mindfulness for Health and Stress Reduction Online Group, Breathworks 

2017                     Reiki 1, Usui System, Nicky Forbes, Reiki Master Teacher, UK Reiki Federation

2018                     Family Constellations Therapy Workshop, Alun Reynolds, Constellation Solutions

2018                     The Gate of Light, Essene Healing Method, Lars Muhl