Michelle Lay - Registered MBACP - BSc Hons in Counselling & Psychotherapy
1 Telford Drive
01733 240549 / 07795 095546
I am a Humanistic Integrative Counsellor & Psychotherapist, providing a safe and Confidential space to explore what brings us into therapy. I am a registered member of the BACP and adhere to their ethical guidelines for safe practice. My details can be found on the voluntary BACP register and the it's good to talk section of the website.
The setting of my practice can be viewed at my website, www.michellelaycounsellingservices.co.uk
Training, qualifications & experience
My initial training was at New Stamford College, I obtained 3 Certificates/Diploma in counselling concepts and counselling skills and an advanced Certificate/Dip in Humanistic Counselling.
I continued my training at The Sherwood Institute in Nottingham, where I studied for a further 3 years and successfully obtained a BSc (Hons) in Humanistic / Integrative Counselling & Psychotherapy.
I recently completed a Post-Graduate Certificate in Therapeutic Play (Child & Adolescent) (2014)
Throughout my career I have attended many varied training and professional development workshops including : self-harm ( self-harm.org) types of abuse, child protection, working with children, anxiety & depression.
I recently attended a 5 day workshop on Child & Adolescent counselling, this training was inline with the new legislation of the BACP in working with young people.(2016)
I currently work within a school with children aged 5 - 18 years old.
I also work for a charity providing free support to young adolescents 13-25yrs within my local GP practice.
My private practice encompasses working with adults and children of varied ages.
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Anger management
- Attachment disorder
- Borderline personality disorder
- Child related issues
- Domestic violence
- Eating disorders
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Passive aggressive behaviour
- Personality disorders
- Physical abuse
Other areas of counselling I deal with
I work with Early Relational Trauma and Attachment.
My fees are £40 per therapeutic hour.
Concessions are available for students & those on benefits on a discretionary basis.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
Available selected days and some evenings.
Types of client