Maria Garcia Fernandez
17 Church Street
01625 614754 / 07855 678278
Couples & Family Counsellor
My name is Maria ( Maisa) Garcia-Fernandez I have been working as a families', couple’s and young people's counsellor for over 14 years initially having trained and worked with Relate in Cheshire and Manchester.
In addition to my private practice working with couples , young people and families, I also work from the Silk House Therapy Practice.
I’m a Relationship Therapist and a trainee Supervisor for Relate Great Manchester South and I have been working over the past eight years with the Macclesfield Multiple Sclerosis Therapy Team.
I worked until recently as a Family Counsellor with Beechwood Cancer Care in Stockport supporting parents and younger family members affected by cancer, life-limiting illness and bereavement.
Prior to this I worked for two with young carers and their parents/families with Action for Children in Trafford.
Training, qualifications & experience
I hold Graduate and Post-Graduate Certificates in Couple's Counselling from East London University and a Post-Graduate Diploma in Relationship Therapy from Hull University. I have has also trained with Dr Margot Sunderland at the Child Mental Health Centre in London.
I am a fully qualified member of the Relate Federation and a registered member of the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (MBACP).
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Attachment disorder
- Bipolar disorder/Manic depression
- Carer support
- Child related issues
- Domestic violence
- Family issues
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
£45 for an hour face-to- face, Skype or phone call session.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
Flexible for Initial appointment, please get in touch to discuss. Ongoing appointments: Monday 8:15 am to 8:30 pm.
Types of client
|Employee Assistance Programme|