Justine Barrett BSc MA Counsellor + Psychotherapist MBACPAccred UKCP Reg BICA
Hello and welcome. I am an experienced UKCP/BACP accredited Counsellor, Psychotherapist and qualified Supervisor with many years experience of providing therapy in the NHS, General Practice, the Charity Sector and Independent Private Practice. I offer a safe and confidential space for you to explore the issues that are concerning you.
Worcester, Evesham, Pershore, Droitwich, Redditch, Alcester, Studley are within a 10 radius/15 mins of my consulting room. Other towns and villages in Warwickshire, Gloucestershire and South Birmingham are also within easy reach.
How can I help you?
I aim to enable you to work through the experiences that are affecting you.
As certain counselling styles suit some people more than others I draw upon a range of approaches to provide the right support for you.
Please phone me on 01386792148 to briefly discuss the issues that are concerning you and arrange an initial appointment.
Examples of issues that people contact me about
Depression Anxiety Stress Anger Bereavement
Loss and Grief Redundancy Retirement
Managing change Abuse Trauma
Infertility Assisted Reproduction
Low Self Esteem
Common Mental Health Problems
Training, qualifications & experience
Knowledge and Experience which I bring to my work
Having worked in roles in the NHS and charity sector I have many years experience as a counsellor and psychotherapist in various contexts:
- General Practice
- Private practice
- an NHS Psychotherapy Service
- an NHS Psychology Department
- a Specialist Infertility Counselling Service in an HFEA Licensed Regional Infertility Clinic
- a support service for survivors of rape and childhood sexual abuse
Qualifications and Training that inform my Practice
My professionally recognized qualifications and training include:
- MA Integrative Psychotherapy (University of Birmingham)
- Advanced Diploma in Counselling Supervision NCS Accredited (Masters Level )
- Certificate in Counselling Skills (University of Birmingham)
- Transactional Analysis TA 101
- CRUSE: Bereavement Counselling
- Certificate in Support Skills for Survivors of Rape and Sexual Abuse
- EMDR Level 2
- Infertility Counselling Training (British Infertility Counselling Association)
- BSc Nursing
- Qualifications in nursing and midwifery which are recorded with the Nursing and Midwifery Council
Registration and Accreditation by Professional Organisations
Accredited by the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy Reg.MBACP (Accred.)
Registered by the United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy UKCP
Accredited by the British Infertility Counselling Association AMBICA
Registered by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA) via the BACP and UKCP PSA Voluntary Accredited Registers .
Accredited register membership
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Anger management
- Carer support
- Chronic fatigue syndrome/ME
- Domestic violence
- Eating disorders
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Panic disorder
Other areas of counselling I deal with
Anger , Fear, Loss and Grief, Retirement, Managing change, Life Transition, Crisis, Relationships, Family issues, Fertility, Childlessness, Birth Trauma, Stillbirth, Neonatal Death, Infant death, Assisted Reproduction, Chronic illness, Disease, Dying and Death, Relaxation, Menopause, Talking Therapy, Wellbeing, acute or chronic Health Related issues.
I also work with clients seeking counselling or psychotherapy to increase their self-awareness or for their personal development. This includes student counsellors and psychotherapists for whom personal therapy is an integral part of their training
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Initial Telephone Consultation
If you would like find out more about counselling/psychotherapy and how it may help please feel free to phone me on 01386 792 148.
All sessions are Face to Face and the Fees are
From £50 per 50 minute session for individuals
From £75 per 75 minute session for couples
Fees may differ in extraordinary circumstances
Fees for Organisations,Employee Assistance Programmes, Employers and Insurance Companies by arrangement
I aim to offer you a consultation within a week.
I take private referrals from individuals/couples and referrals from GP's , EAP's, Employers, Insurance Companies, BLISS, ARC and other Charities.
In addition to working with a broad range of issues giving rise to distress I also have specialist knowledge and experience of counselling in an HFEA Licensed Clinic covering the diversity of issues related to Fertility Treatment and its outcome.
I provide supervision to qualified and student counsellors and psychotherapists and people in other clinical professions (see the link to "Supervision Profile")
If you would like to find out more about counselling or psychotherapy and how it may help phone me on 01386 792 148 or email me using the email link at the top of the page.
The following villages are within 15 minutes of my consulting room:
Abberton , Abbotts Morton , Astwood Bank , Bishampton , Bradley Green , Broughton Hackett , Callow Hill, Cookhill , Dormston , Dunnington , Earls Common , Feckenham , Fladbury , Flyford Flavel , Hanbury , Kington , Peopleton , Radford ,Rous Lench , Stock Green , Studley , Upton Snodsbury and Wyre Piddle
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
Types of client
|Employee Assistance Programme|
Supervision & training
Welcome to my Supervision Profile.View supervision profile