Denise Parpworth Dip.Couns Reg MBACP
01732 873224 / 07801 229648
Isn't it time we started taking care of our psychological health like we do our physical health?
Thank you for taking the time to read through my profile . I understand finding the right counsellor for you can be daunting, there are so many and it's important for you to find a counsellor that you connect with, as building a trusting therapeutic relationship, in a safe confidential setting, really helps you gain the most from therapy .
Therefore, I would like to invite you in for your FIRST FREE SESSION, to allow you the time & space to have a chat , learn how I work, ask any questions you may have around counselling and how it could work for you.
I'm a registered counsellor - down to earth & friendly , I support INDIVIDUAL ADULTS, CHILDREN , TEENS & COUPLES with their emotional health & well being, and working on positive long lasting changes.
I have had the privalege to work with many clients over the years supporting them with , bereavement, self esteem, self harm , stress , depression ,PTSD , anxiety, phobias, relationship issues, abuse, alcohol & drug dependence, addictions , anger and eating disorders , disabilities, as well as the specific difficulties encountered by men, transgender people and women. I also work as an independent pupil counsellor within schools.
Telephone & Online Counselling , also Home visits can be arranged.
Being a REGISTERED MEMBER of the BACP ( British Association of Counsellors & Psychotherapists)
ensures I work safely and Ethically with you at all times
I adhere to their framework and guidelines.
Training, qualifications & experience
Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling
Diploma in Psychology
Diploma in CBT ( cognitive behavioural therapy)
Diploma in Autism Awareness
Certification in Child Counselling
Certification in Transactional Analysis 101
Certification in Gender Dysphoria
Certification in Addictions ( drug & alcohol )
Certification in the Art of Mindfulness
Certification in Therapeutic Foster Care
FURTHER CONTINUAL PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
Cruse working with Bereavement & Loss
Sudden & Traumatic Death
Death by Suicide
I attend many workshops & Training on a regular basis to allow me to gain a greater understanding in certain areas , allowing me to support my clients in many areas .
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Anger management
- Anorexia nervosa
- Antisocial personality disorder
- Asperger's syndrome
- Attachment disorder
- Avoidant personality disorder
- Binge-eating disorder
- Bipolar disorder/Manic depression
- Body dysmorphic disorder
- Borderline personality disorder
- Bulimia nervosa
- Carer support
- Child related issues
- Chronic fatigue syndrome/ME
- Dependent personality disorder
- Domestic violence
- Drug abuse
- Eating disorders
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Gender dysphoria
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Histrionic personality disorder
- Internet addiction
- Learning difficulties
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Narcissistic personality disorder
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Obsessive-compulsive personality disorder
- Panic disorder
- Paranoid personality disorder
- Passive aggressive behaviour
- Personality disorders
- Physical abuse
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
- Postnatal depression
- Pregnancy and birth
- Relationship issues
- Seasonal affective disorder (SAD)
- Separation and divorce
- Sex addiction
- Sexual abuse
- Suicidal thoughts
- Work-related stress
Other areas of counselling I deal with
How are you feeling?
Sometimes life may seem overwhelming, confusing, and challenging. Perhaps we are unable to cope with our day-to-day lives and need to speak to someone..but who? Someone who will not judge; but listen and understand.
Are you someone who bottles things up?
Are you someone who constantly worries about what people will say and think?
Have you seen a change in your lifestyle, e.g. appetite, lack of sleep, loss of concentration and/or energy?
Are you grieving?
Would you like to learn how to manage your anger?
Do you feel lonely and isolated?
Have you been through abuse and feel scared to speak up?
Do you feel that you are unable to cope with your children's behaviour?
Do you feel depressed and/or low?
Would you like to learn ways to boost your confidence and self-esteem?
Do you suffer from generalised anxiety or social anxiety?
Do you suffer from panic attacks?
Do you suffer from post-natal depression?
Do you have suicidal thoughts?
Do you feel that you are always stressed or get stressed easily?
Are you having difficulties in your relationship?
Have you been through a traumatic experience?
Are you facing any work related stress, i.e. harassment, bullying, retirement or redundancy?
Do you feel betrayed by your loved ones?
Do you feel rejection or not accepted?If you are going through any of the above than do not suffer in silence. Call me today and I will support you to understand your feelings and ways to cope with and overcome them.
First session is free 07801 229648
- Behavioural therapy
- Cognitive and behavioural therapies
- Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
- Cognitive therapy
- Couples counselling
- Existential therapy
1st Introductory session is FREE......30 minutes This is without obligation to continue.
50 minute counselling session face to face is £40
50 minute Telephone counselling is £40
50 minute Online counselling session £40
STUDENT COUNSELLING LEVEL 4 DIPLOMA FEE £20
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I believe Counselling should be available to everyone who feels they would like it or need it, therefore I offer concessions & allowances in fees.....please feel free to ask .
My Consulting Address is in easy reach of Kings Hill, Mereworth, Mereworth Castle, Offham, West Malling, Wateringbury, Nettlestead, Teston, East Malling, Addington, Leybourne, Platt, Larkfield, Ryarsh, Ditton, Wrotham Heath, West Farleigh, Birling, Crouch, Barming
Nearest Train Stations
- West Malling (1.7 miles)
- Wateringbury (2 miles)
- East Malling (2.1 miles)
- Yalding (3.3 miles)
- New Hythe (3.4 miles)
- Aylesford (3.6 miles)
- Barming (3.7 miles)
- East Farleigh (4 miles)
- Borough Green & Wrotham (4.1 miles)
- Beltring (4.5 miles)
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
Monday - Sunday Counselling. Times are always negotiable 07801 229648 ALWAYS LEAVE A MESSAGE IF NO REPLY , I WILL CONTACT YOU BACK WITHIN THE HOUR
Types of client
|Employee Assistance Programme|