Faisal Mahmood MBACP (Registered Accredited)
I am a BACP Registered Accredited Counsellor. I offer time limited and long term counselling services to individuals and couples. I also offer clinical supervision.
I have been working in counselling and psychological & emotional health field for over twenty years providing direct client services. I have a diverse range of experiences of working as a counsellor/therapist in a variety of professional settings. I practice an integrative approach drawing on aspects from the CBT, humanistic (i.e. gestalt, personal centred, TA), psychodynamic and motivational interviewing.
I have over ten years’ experience of working within medico-legal system offering CBT and EMDR interventions. I also provide services to EAP (employee assistance programme) sector.
Some of the key areas I work with are:
- relationship problems
- cultural issues
- trauma, etc.
I work as a senior lecturer in counselling at Newman University. Newman offers a range of counselling and psychotherapy training courses.
I have extensive experience of working with professionals like GPs, Psychiatrists, Psychologists, CPNs, Solicitors, Insurance Companies, Social Services, Primary Care Trusts and Local Government Offices.
During the course of my involvement in the counselling, supervision, consultation, management and training arena, I have developed the ability to respond sensitively, effectively and flexibly to a wide range of people and situations. I have integrated theoretical, practical and experiential learning into my diverse professional roles.
I am an accredited member of the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy; and I subscribe to their Code of Ethics and Practice. I am also fluent in Urdu, Hindi and Punjabi languages.
Training, qualifications & experience
Over 20 years experience.
MA Gestalt Therapy Theory
Post Grad Diploma in Clinical Supervision
Diploma in Gestalt Counselling
Prince 2 Foundation
MSc - Applied Psychology
Accredited register membership
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Domestic violence
- Drug abuse
- Emotional abuse
- Internet addiction
- Physical abuse
- Relationship issues
- Behavioural therapy
- Cognitive and behavioural therapies
- Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
- Cognitive therapy
- Couples counselling
Currently offering one low cost space.
I use sliding scale - please discuss.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|