Natasha Hood MBACP
I am a qualified and experienced counsellor offering a warm and caring confidential counselling service in a comfortable setting. I provide a safe environment for people to explore challenges or difficulties with the aim of finding solutions to suit the individual. My theoretical perspective is Person Centred and I also have training in Cognitive behavioural Therapy. I am a member of the The British Association for Counsellors and Psychotherapy (BACP)and work within their ethical framework.
My professional experience includes, providing counselling in primary care in the NHS, working on a panel of counsellors for the mental health charity 'MIND', managing a counselling service in a FE college which supports both staff and students and counselling in private practice.
I offer both short term and long term therapy to individuals and couples.
Training, qualifications & experience
- Diploma in Person Centred Counselling.
- Advanced certificate/Diploma In Cognitive behavioural Therapy (CBT)
- Introduction to Transactional Analysis (TA 101)
- Certificate In counselling
- Certificate In supervision
- Member Of The BACP
- CRB Checked
I regularly attend Counselling NorthWest meetings and am committed to professional development.
My experience includes working within the NHS providing counselling in a Primary care setting.
I also have experience of counselling students and staff within a university and College setting.
I have experience of providing counselling in private practice.
I have worked many years as a manager where I gained the experience of dealing with personal issues which can affect work.
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Anger management
- Asperger's syndrome
- Bipolar disorder/Manic depression
- Child related issues
- Domestic violence
- Eating disorders
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Learning difficulties
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Panic disorder
- Passive aggressive behaviour
I charge £35 per hour for individuals and £45 per hour for couples. Some concessions are available.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
Weekdays and evenings available.
Supervision & training
I provide counselling supervision to trainee and qualified counsellors and I am based in South Manchester.View supervision profile