Elizabeth Pollard BA Hons, Mst (Oxon),MBACP, UKCP Accred

Elizabeth Pollard BA Hons, Mst (Oxon),MBACP, UKCP Accred

Piddington
High Wycombe
Buckinghamshire
HP14

07714 244797

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Piddington
High Wycombe
Buckinghamshire
HP14

07714 244797

About me

Much of what we do we do without knowing why. Psychodynamic therapy can help when things go wrong and you find yourself in yet another mental cul-de-sac. Sometimes life seems full of wrong turns and troubled relationships and you wonder, 'why me?' I can help you explore your deeper unconscous motivations and work with you to find a new way forward. It may not feel like it right now, but life can get better.

I also offer supportive counselling in a calm, confidential environment for the times in life when you just need someone to come alongside you while you live through a period of sadness or loss. This may be the death of somone you love, the break-up of a relationship or the everyday anxieties of growing up or living in a competitive world. Through all this I can provide a reassuring presence when you are troubled by unspoken tensions that are difficult to share with family or friends.

Training, qualifications & experience

I began my informal training in counselling skills 30 years ago as a volunteer with Central London Samaritans. Subsequently I have volunteered with the mental health charity, MIND and Barnado's Support4Parents scheme.

For the past 7 years I have been involved with Child Bereavement UK supporting both adults and children with the death of someone important to them. Since 2013 I have also worked as an honorary counsellor for two low cost services in the community and also in a school in Oxfordshire.

My formal training was initially in Psychology and arts at Leicester University and I subsequently gained a Post Graduate Diploma and Masters Degree in Psychodynamic Practice at University of Oxford. I now practice as a Psychotherapeutic Counsellor, Accredited by the UKCP and am a registered member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP).

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

BACP
UKCP

Accredited register membership

Other areas of counselling I deal with

Attachment difficulties

Existential/life crises

Fees

Sliding scale based on ability to pay

Further information

Short and long term contracts available

Adults and young people

Maps & Directions

High Wycombe, HP14

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: None

Availability

Evening appointments Mon/Wed/Thur/Fri - 6-9pm Daytime appointments Friday and Saturday - 10 am - 4pm

Types of client

Children
Young people
Adults
Older adults
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