Rita Pedley

Rita Pedley



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About me

I am a down to earth approachable person with a calm manner who has experience of working with young people, vulnerable adults and clients who have suffered the loss of a loved one.

I am conscientious and caring with proven ability to empathise with my clients whilst retaining an objective and realistic approach to their treatment and wellbeing. I am comfortable working and communicating with people from all backgrounds and walks of life.

I am experienced in working with bereavement, trauma, abuse, addiction, depression, anxiety, low self-esteem, confidence issues, bullying and child-parent conflicts.

I am a YMCA volunteer, working with young people between the ages of 13 to 25. I also volunteer with Cruse Bereavement Care Huntingdon supporting clients with loss and grief in their own homes.

Training, qualifications & experience

  • Diploma in Therapeutic Practice
  • Certificate in Counselling level 3
  • Helping skill 1
  • Accredited Cruise Bereavement
  • Certificate in Resource Based Therapies
  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Solution Focused Brief Therapy
  • Aware of policies and procedures regarding equal opportunities, child protection
  • Provide comprehensive assessments of clients on which to base appropriate counselling interventions, or to make recommendations for referral to other healthcare professionals.
  • Certificate in Management Post Grad Nottingham and Trent Uni
  • Life skills

Maps & Directions

Huntingdon, PE29

Type of session

Online counselling: No
Telephone counselling: No
Face to face counselling: Yes

Practical details

Sign language: No
Other languages: None


I am available Monday to Friday until 8pm and Sat/Sunday Mornings

Types of client

Young people
Older adults
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