Caroline Thomson MBACP Registered Counsellor

Caroline Thomson MBACP Registered Counsellor

Corby
Northants
NN17

07804 245179

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Corby
Northants
NN17

07804 245179

About me

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About me.......I have been involved in mental health for over ten years working with adults and young people. I have supported clients with many different issues such as emotional/physical/sexual abuse, loss, bereavement, domestic violence, low self esteem, just to name a few. I have worked at counselling agencies including Rape Crisis Counselling for survivors of sexual violence and historic sexual abuse (male & female), Service Six providing therapeutic support for adolescents and the Women's Centre supporting health & wellbeing. I am very passionate about every person finding their voice again. I find it very natural to empathise with people based on the life experiences I have had which have been challenging. I have my own counselling business where I can offer home visits to avoid the inconvenience of travelling(providing it isn't too far from Corby) and to offer flexible times to suit your circumstances or I have premises where it will be a safe, relaxed and comfortable room for one hour counselling.

What will counselling be like.......the opportunity to receive confidential, warm, nurturing and non-judgemental support. I can be there to hold a safe space to explore your deepest fears, hopes, memories, thoughts and feelings. To be vulnerable is extremely hard to do when you have been hurt or when you don't know how, if you feel really alone with all your worries, I can support you. As a person centred counsellor, I would encourage you to explore and express your feelings, developing into a growing sense of self awareness, to be more 'real'  and accepting of yourself, to feel empowered and to have a clearer understanding of your experiences and who you are.

Training, qualifications & experience

  • Introduction to Counselling
  • Certificate in Counselling Skills Level 2
  • Certificate in Counselling Studies Level 3
  • Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling Level 4
  • Registered member of BACP
  • (BACP) Certificate of Proficiency
  • Mindfulness training
  • Understanding Eating Disorders
  • Suicide Awareness
  • Safeguarding of vulnerable children & adults
  • Autism & Learning difficulties Awareness
  • Self harm training
  • Dementia awareness and impact on families
  • Child Protection Training
  • The impact of sexual violence / sexual abuse training

Currently studying Cognitive Behavioural Therapy

I regularly attend training courses & workshops as an on-going commitment to my development which is a requirement of BACP for Good Practice as well as quality supervision to ensure proficiency and general wellbeing.

Member organisations

BACP

Accredited register membership

Fees

I try to keep my prices affordable so it is more accessible. I charge £30.00 for one hour counselling sessions and £20.00 for the first meeting. Fees are payable on the day and by cash only. Sessions that are cancelled with less than 24 hours notice are chargeable. There is no charge for pre-arranged breaks or holidays.

Further information

I am CRB checked.

I am flexible in offering weekly/fortnightly/monthly sessions for either short term or long term counselling. I also can offer evenings if this is more convenient.

Maps & Directions

Corby, NN17

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: No
Other languages: None

Availability

I am flexible in my availability as well as offering evenings either on a weekly, fortnightly or monthly basis.

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults
Organisations
Employee Assistance Programme
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