Hazel McMahon. BSc(Hons), PgCert, PgDip in Counselling (Edinburgh University)
36 Gala Park
53/1 George IV Bridge
My counselling work covers many areas of psychological and emotional health – challenges in relationships and attachments with others, anxiety, depression, grief and loss, childhood sexual abuse, childhood trauma and impact of pregnancy, infertility, termination, miscarriage.
I am a counsellor on COSCA's Register that has been accredited by the Professional Standards Authority. This is recognition of my commitment to high standards.
I offer individual counselling and couples counselling in two locations - Edinburgh and Galashiels, in the Scottish Borders.
Training, qualifications & experience
I hold a Post-graduate Diploma in Counselling from Edinburgh University, in the person-centred and psychodynamic approaches.
I am CRM trained, a trauma focused modality. Please go to comprehensiveresourcemodel.com for more information and understanding.
I am co-facilitator and project worker for Survivors Unite, in the Scottish Borders, a peer support group for women and men who have experienced childhood sexual abuse.
Currently working as a volunteer counsellor with 2 charitable organisations: Lifeline Pregnancy Counselling and Care in Edinburgh, who are an agency that provides counselling for people with pregnancy related experiences that have impacted on the 'self', such as miscarriage, pre/post termination, fertility issues, baby loss, adoption. And InCareSurvivors Scotland, a project through Open Secret, that provides counselling for people who were sexually abused as children in a care setting. My counselling role covers the Scottish Borders.
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Emotional abuse
- Low self-esteem
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
- Pregnancy and birth
- Relationship issues
£40 an hour for individuals in Edinburgh, £30 an hour for individuals in Galashiels.
£45 an hour for couples in Edinburgh, £35 an hour for couples in Galashiels.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
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I am available daytime or evenings Monday to Friday.
Types of client