Helen Thompson MBACP Accred. MNCP (Snr ACCRED) UKCP Reg.
Reigate Wellbeing Centre
The OLd Bakery
The Lesbourne Clinics
14B, Lesbourne Road
Hello, I am an experienced, welcoming counsellor who works with young people, adults and families. I am able to offer counselling/psychotherapy on a regular basis at my discreet private practice in Reigate.
I am trained psychodynamically and I work as a clinical assessor in an agency setting, and I have worked as a Psychodynamic Counsellor since 2002, where I have experience of working with many differing problems.
I have trained and worked as an addictions counsellor focusing on the misuse of drugs, substances, food and alcohol within an addictions agency.
I am able to offer counselling and therapy on either a time limited basis, or open ended.
I have worked therapeutically with families and young people/children for the last 9 years. .
I am committed to ongoing personal development and regularly attend seminars and training events to support my ongoing counselling practice.
I am a trainer and tutor to adult students on an Professional Advanced Diploma in Integrative Psychotherapuetic Counselling that is accredited by the Open University.
I am a Senior Accredited Member of the NCP (National Council of Psychotherapists)
I am an Accredited member of the BACP (British Association of Counselling & Psycotherapy)
I am a member of the BACP CCYP Division (Counselling Children & Young People)
I am a member of the BACP AIP (Association for Independent Practitioners)
I hold MNCS (Accredited) status with The National Counselling Society.
Training, qualifications & experience
HE Dip. in Psychodynamic Counselling.
Cert.Advanced Counselling Skills and Theory
Cert. Counselling Children & Young People
Dip. Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
S.A.C Cert. Dysfunctional Family Counselling
S.A.C Cert. Obsessive Compulsive Behaviours Counselling
Cert. Counselling for Bereavement & Loss
Cert. Time Limited Therapy
Foundation Dploma in Drawing & Talking as Therapeutic Intervention
Qualified Telephone Counsellor.
Cert. Equality & Diversity
I have many years experience of working with young people therapeutically and I have managed individuals and groups in Anger Management, Self Esteem, Personal Development and Friendship Issues, including Bullying, cyber bullying, and Bereavement, Loss, and the effects of Family break up including Divorce and Separation.
I am able to tailor my work to each individual adult, family and child's needs.
I am a registered EAP (Employer Assistance Programme) Counsellor.
I am a BUPA registered Counsellor.
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Anger management
- Anorexia nervosa
- Attachment disorder
- Binge-eating disorder
- Bulimia nervosa
- Carer support
- Child related issues
- Domestic violence
- Drug abuse
- Eating disorders
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Internet addiction
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Obsessive-compulsive personality disorder
- Panic disorder
- Physical abuse
Other areas of counselling I deal with
Working with young people I am able to offer Drawing & Talking as Therapeutic Intervention.
This is based on Jungian Analysis.
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My fees are £45 for a 60 minute session.
As I am BUPA registered please contact me for my registration number if you wish progress through this route.
I am able to offer telephone counselling (Please call or email me for information about this service)
If you feel that I would be able to meet your needs, please contact me by email or telephone where we can arrange a first session to meet and discuss the way forward.
This first session will be charged at the current counselling fee rate.
I hold personal indemnity insurance and an enhanced CRB disclosure.
My practice has disabled access.
All enquiries are dealt with confidentially. My private practice is discreetly situated off the main road, where there is ample off street parking nearby.
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Type of session
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