Christopher Hollis (Accredited MBACP) Individuals and Couples
I offer counselling and psychotherapy for individuals in Seaford and individuals and couples In the Fiveways area of Brighton
couples counselling website: www.couplesrelationshipcounselling.co.uk
I am a registered accredited qualified integrative counsellor, psychotherapist and clinical supervisor.
I provide safe effective counselling and psychotherapy in a private and confidential setting.
For further information on my work and experience past and present, please
The first session is free, so that we can meet and you can decide, without obligation, whether I am the right counsellor for you.
We will work on the issues that are important for you, using approaches and techniques that are tailored for your needs. Long and short term counselling and psychotherapy can be offered. Daytime and evening appointments are available.
I am based in the Fiveways area of Brighton, on bus routes with bus stops very close by and a 10 minute walk from London road train station. There is also free road side parking outside.
I offer appointments between the hours of 10:30am-7:30pm Monday-Thursday
Training, qualifications & experience
Diploma in Humanistic Integrative Counselling - I use the approaches of Gestalt, Person Centred Transactional Analysis and C.B.T in an integrative and systemic way that is best suited for each individual and their needs.
Diploma in Clinical Supervision - I follow the Hawkins and Shohet 7 eye process model of supervision. I supervise contractually and relationally and have an educative, normative and restorative element to my work. I work creatively and utilise objects, materials, worksheets, whiteboard as well as using metaphor.
Advanced certificate in couple counselling using the arts - working with couples using art materials, sand tray, metaphor, myth, sculpting and stories.
Post qualifying certificate in Duo counselling - Theoretical knowledge, understanding and effective skills intervention when working with couples, families and significant others affected by change.
Applied Suicide and Intervention Skills Training (A.S.I.S.T) - I have experience working with young people and adults who have attempted or considered suicide and have used self harm as a way of coping, through my current practice and my previous experience working for the prison service, young peoples secure unit and the Samaritans.
I am an accredited member of the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (MBACP Accred)
Accredited register membership
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Child related issues
- Chronic fatigue syndrome/ME
- Domestic violence
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Physical abuse
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
- Relationship issues
Initial meeting is free
Individual sessions for student counsellor's are at a reduced rate of £30 per session
Individual sessions are £40 per 50 minute session.
Couples sessions are £90 per 60 minute session, £125 per 90 minute session and I work alongside another therapist (female) as my own experience has shown this has been the most effective and beneficial way to work with couples.
Family session rates are dependent on individual/family circumstances and fees would be discussed at the initial meeting.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
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I offer sessions Monday - Thursday 9am-8pm and Fridays 9am -3pm
Types of client
Supervision & training
I offer clinical supervision in Brighton and in Seaford .View supervision profile