Annika Schmoekel Registered Member MBACP

Annika Schmoekel Registered Member MBACP

Tunbridge Wells
Kent
TN1 1UR

Ticehurst
East Sussex
TN5

07525 475922

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Tunbridge Wells
Kent
TN1 1UR

Ticehurst
East Sussex
TN5

07525 475922

About me

Sometimes in life we experience difficult situations and problems. You may feel overwhelmed or have a sense of feeling lost and stuck. You might want to find out more about yourself and gain self-awareness and how you relate to other people.

It is important for you to find a Counsellor you feel safe with as having a good therapeutic relationship is essential. I offer a free initial consultation where we can both find out if we would like to work together. Occasionally it may be appropriate to refer you to a colleague who has more experience with the problems you are experiencing.

I provide a confidential and non-judgemental space for you to explore and reflect on your thoughts, feelings and difficulties. I work on a one to one basis, offering short and long term Counselling. I have experience in general Counselling including working with depression, anxiety, loss, health related problems and issues related to relationships, self-esteem and confidence.

I have worked as a Counsellor in the NHS and have wide ranging experience working with people seeking support for alcohol and drug related issues for a charitable organisation based in East Sussex.

I worked as a Volunteer Counsellor for Place2Be - a charity working with children therapeutically in primary and secondary school settings.

I recently joined the Counselling Department Team at Burswood Hospital located in Groomsbridge, Kent offering individual and couples counselling on a volunteer basis. Burswood is set in a beautiful location offering not only Counselling but other care for the whole person.

Since June 2016 I work as a Counsellor in schools for Fegans providing play therapy for children.

My philosophy is that every human being has the tendency to grow in a positive direction given the right circumstances. I am dedicated to working ethically within the BACP Ethical Framework and providing a safe space to explore making choices and changes.

Training, qualifications & experience

  • Accredited Diploma in Counselling (Humanistic, Integrative - Person Centred, Gestalt, Transactional Analysis) from the Wealden Psychology Institute
  • NHS Primary Care Psychological Service Training
  • Action for Change Alcohol focussed Counselling Training
  • Certificate in "The Core Competency and Counselling Framework for Alcohol und Drugs Misuse - Alcohol Awareness"
  • Certificate in Couples Counselling

Member organisations

BACP

Accredited register membership

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Fees

  • Free initial consultation (30 minutes session)
  • £45 for individuals (50 minutes session)
  • £60 for couples

Further information

Also visit: www.grove-counselling.co.uk

Maps & Directions

Tunbridge Wells, TN1 1UR
Ticehurst, TN5

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: No
Other languages: German

Availability

Day time, early morning and evening sessions possible

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults
Couples
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