Barbara Allen BA(Hons), Psychotherapist MBACP - Life Coach
020 3536 3975 / 07904 97 33 77
Hello my name is Barbara Allen I am a qualified registered psychotherapist and counsellor for 12 years. Therapy is like a kind of love someone who you can confine in to get a better understanding about yourself. It can help you fulfill your potential instead of being blocked in certain areas of your life, it allows you to understand all things and an acceptance of the love of mankind. It can bring you to a place of peace and tranquility in order for you to reach your full potential.
I have experience of working with adults and young people.I contribute to the BBC on social issues and I have written a book called 'unlock the greatness within' I'm committed in developing personal and professional training. I have worked at the Maudsley Hospital, Associates for Pastoral Care in Mental Health, The Rejuvenation Clinic and the Bereavement Centre.
What to Expect
I offer a safe confidential space and through an establishment of a trustworthy therapeutic relationship. I will support you through your journey exploring formative and past experiences which may be impacting your decision and choices. I work with my clients to bring to awareness the blind spots that one may have and try to work with them on an alternative view of oneself and others.
Individuals Therapy - is if you need help with depression sexual abuse, anxiety,addiction emotional concerns and making decisions .
Couples - Couples therapy looks to aid communication and facilitate change within an intimate relationship.
Family Therapy - Allows you to express your needs in a safe supportive environment.
I am open to all ages; gay lesbian, bisexual straight or unmarried
I'm caring and none - judgmental accepting and genuine always holding the well being and safety of the individual leading you to become the victor not the victim. I work with many different approaches, Such as Humanistic Transpersonal psycho dynamic and Family Therapy, Families dealing with general issues loss of a member of the family and other related concerns.
I work confidentially and abide by the BACP code of conduct.
- 'Stress Management'
- 'Special Educational Needs!
- 'Therapeutic Attachment'
- 'Leadership Training'
Training, qualifications & experience
BA in Psychosocial Studies
Diploma in Counselling and Psychotherapy
Certificate in Breakdown in couple relationship
Certificate in Person Centred Counselling
Certificate in Counselling Skills
Certificate in Spiritual Counselling
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Anger management
- Anorexia nervosa
- Binge-eating disorder
- Bulimia nervosa
- Carer support
- Child related issues
- Dependent personality disorder
- Domestic violence
- Drug abuse
- Eating disorders
- Emotional abuse
- Gender dysphoria
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Hearing voices
- Internet addiction
Other areas of counselling I deal with
Type of Clients
I also specialise in spiritual counselling looking at the mind spirit body and soul. This enable you to reach to the place where you can have total peace that is unable to comprehend. I also do deliverance to clients who feel that they are experiencing unexplained issues.
Individual fees £50 .00 sessions (60 minutes )
Couples £100.00 for 60 minutes
Families £120.00 for 90 minutes
Students I have a limited number of low cost places available to clients on low income .
Telephone £50.00 for 60 minutes
Payments can be made on a weekly basis or monthly in advance preferred, by cash or bank transfer.
I am fully insured by Howdens insurace company.
TRAIN AND BUS ROUTE
I am 10 minutes away from Croydon Norbury Streatham station -
BUS ROUTE - from these station Brixton Streatham ,Norbury 109 159 133 60
I have free off street parking.
I have experience working with these issues -
Abuse (Emotional physical and / or sexual
Mental Health Issues
Please feel free to contact me for any further information - 0203 536 3975 / 07904 97 33 77.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
I Mon Tue, Wed, Thurs, Fri, Sat, from Sun 7am - 9pm I have limited space on the weekends.
Types of client
|Employee Assistance Programme|
Supervision & training
I have a BA Honours in Psychosocialstudies and a Diploma in psychotherapy, I have worked with many clients for the past 12 years my extensive practice as a Therapist / Supervisor has helped me to provide additional supervision support to other counsellors.View supervision profile