Colin Wass MBACP (Snr. Accred) FDAP. BACP Registered Cert. in Supervision

Colin Wass MBACP (Snr. Accred) FDAP.  BACP Registered Cert. in Supervision

21 Rose Avenue
Stanway
Colchester
Essex
CO3 0RU

07713 280109

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21 Rose Avenue
Stanway
Colchester
Essex
CO3 0RU

07713 280109

About me

I am an experienced, qualified MBACP (Snr. Accredited Counsellor), BACP Registered Counsellor, FDAP Member as well as an experienced Supervisor of Counsellors. I am also a member of Pink Therapy.

I have worked for many years with individuals and couples in GP surgeries, including LGBT clients & same sex couples, serving military personnel & those adjusting to civilian life, offering a safe and confidential space to tentatively explore their feelings in a trusting, empathic understanding relationship, creating an opportunity for self- discovery and personal development. I have an established private practice for 17 years.

I offer a confidential service for a wide range of emotional distress, mental health issues and specific difficulties for individuals or couples including:-
Anxiety, Depression, Addictions, Abuse & Trauma, Bereavement, Separation, Loss, Relationship difficulties, Life changing events, Illness, Sexual indentification/orientation problems etc. Men's issues.

Life can be a struggle at times & we all need to talk to someone to offload our thoughts & feelings outside of our families/friends etc as we find it difficult to cope. Counselling offers you that opportunity.

If you would like to give me a call to discuss I will be pleased to talk with you.

Training, qualifications & experience

I have been working as a counsellor for over 17 years in a well established private practice as well as in GP surgeries, with the Military and Armed Forces and in drug, alcohol and addiction centres as well as working with LGBT clients

I have worked as a supervisor for 10 years.
I am a MBACP Snr. Accredited Counsellor,
BACP Registered Counsellor.

I hold a Diploma in Person-Centred Counselling, but work in an integrative way to meet the needs of individual clients. Diploma in Drug, Solvent & Alcohol Counselling. Level 4 ASSET also in Drug, Solvent and Alcohol Counselling.

I have a Certificate in Supervision of Counsellors.
I am a member of FDAP (Federation of Drug and Alcohol Professionals).
I have a Certificate in Couple Counselling including same sex partners.
I am a member of Pink Therapy

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

BACP
FDAP

Accredited register membership

Other areas of counselling I deal with

LGBT clients offering a safe space to explore their feelings.
I am also a member of Pink Therapy
Military personnel returning from abroad, loss, adjustment, stress etc.
Same sex couples. Men's issues.

Fees

Individual session ( 50 minutes) fee £30 (concessions available especially student counsellors)
Couples' session ( 60 Minutes) fee £35
Supervision fee £30 (concessions for student counsellors) First session free.
Fees are negotiable

Further information

My counselling practice is situated at Stanway Colchester in a quiet, private area and street parking is available. I am more than pleased to discuss counselling with anyone who may be unsure or concerned. I work with clients in both short and long term work.

Maps & Directions

Colchester, CO3 0RU

Type of session

Online counselling: No
Telephone counselling: No
Face to face counselling: Yes

Practical details

Sign language: No
Other languages: No

Availability

I work daytime as well as evenings so I can accommodate clients who are working. I work with clients within a wide area. Most of my clients are experiencing anxiety, loss or change.

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults
Couples
Employee Assistance Programme

Supervision & training

I have been a supervisor for 15 years and my supervisees range from those in training to those who are qualified and those who have a number of years experience.

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