About Jay Vaughan
Jay Vaughan, M.A., is a State Registered Dramatherapist, a Certified Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapist, a Theraplay Therapist, Supervisor and Trainer as well as a Somatic Experience Practitioner. Jay is a Clinical Director at Family Futures CIC, a Voluntary Adoption Agency based in London. Jay is also the Agency’s Responsible Person.
Family Futures specialises in the assessment and treatment of traumatised children placed in foster families, adoptive families or kinship care. Family Futures offers an assessment and treatment programme entitled Neuro Physiological Psychotherapy, which integrates Somatic Experience as part of the assessment and treatment approach. Jay, as Clinical Director, still carries out some direct work with families and children
Jay has been working with traumatised children since qualifying as a Dramatherapist in 1989, and passionately believes in the use of arts, play and body-based approaches in helping traumatised children and their families heal.
Jay has contributed to articles and books over the years and continues to consult and train around the UK on behalf of Family Futures. Jay is a mother of two children and two step-children as well as a proud grandmother to her first grandchild. Jay can be contacted on firstname.lastname@example.org
- Victims of Sexual Abuse
- Victims of Domestic Violence
- Criminal Justice System
- Grief and Loss
- Prenatal/Birth Trauma
- Complex PTSD
- Dissociative Disorders
- Developmental Trauma
Dramatherapist, Dyadic Developmentl Psychotherapist, Theraplay Practitioner, Supervisor and Trainer
0207 354 4161