Serena Waite Regd. MBACP Person Centred Counsellor ( Delce Counselling Services)

Serena Waite Regd. MBACP Person Centred Counsellor ( Delce Counselling Services)

Delce Counselling Services
132A Delce Road
Rochester
Kent
ME1 2DT

07503 189724

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Delce Counselling Services
132A Delce Road
Rochester
Kent
ME1 2DT

07503 189724

About me

Sometimes in our lives we may be feeling that we are not understood, we may feel alone, isolated and depressed. We may feel afraid to talk about our feelings for fear that we will not be accepted.

Counselling is a safe space for you to talk, without judgment about your feelings, thoughts and any difficulties you may be experiencing. It is a regular space for you to explore what's going on for you.

I believe that when we feel truly heard and accepted and safe to explore aspects of our lives and ourselves free from judgement, we are enabled to feel more understanding and accepting of ourselves and better equipped to make changes in our lives and ourselves and to aim to reach our true potential.

If you have not experienced counselling before you may not know what to expect or what is expected.
During the first session we discuss what it is you are hoping for and what it is I can offer so that you can see if counselling is right for you and my style meets your needs.


I am a registered member of the British Association of Counsellors and Psychotherapists. I offer one to one, face to face counselling for adults.

I work with both long and short term counselling.The number of sessions available is open to negotiation, you may opt to have a set number of sessions or choose to leave it open.

I offer counselling from a lovely, quiet room in Rochester.

Training, qualifications & experience

I am a fully qualified Humanistic Counsellor holding a Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling, (CPCAB level 4)
Certificate in Counselling Studies. (CPCAB level 3 )
Certificate in Counselling skills. (CPCAB level 2)
Certificate in Understanding substance misuse (CPCAB level 2)

I am a full member of the British Association of Counsellors and Psychotherapists ( BACP)

I undertake regular supervision and I am regularly undertaking continuing professional development.

I am also a fully qualified Reflexologist and I hold two Diplomas: City & Guilds & ABC
And I am attuned in Reiki

I am a full member of the Association of Reflexologists (AOR)

My personal interests and areas of continual professional development include:

Trauma

Bipolar

Identity

Loss

Attachment and Relationships

Mindfullness

Eating Disorders

Suicide

Complementary therapies

My background and personal experience is working with people in highly stressed working environments, including offering therapeutic assistance in care settings and working alongside people experiencing the difficulties associated with being homeless.

My interests are in our whole being and how we facilitate general well being into our daily lives.
How we can maintain balance in every aspect of our being.
How we are more than just our physical, emotional or psychological being; we are all of these, together with how we are experiencing our interactions with others, our environments and lifestyle choices.

Member organisations

BACP

Accredited register membership

Photos & videos

  • room
  • location

Fees

Generally my fee is £35.00 for a one hour session with your first one hour session being £15.00 for you to see if counselling is for you.

However I am happy to negotiate my fee if you are on low income or zero rate hours as we are now also able to offer low cost counselling at Delce counselling.

I accept cash or card payments.


Delce Counselling Services is located in the Delce Road Rochester ME1 2DT from a lovely counselling room.
The entrance is the silver gate between Payden's Chemist and the Barbers/Florist.

Both self referrals or professional referrals are accepted.

Further information

As a Person Centred Counsellor I believe that we are all very different and that you are the only person who truly knows how you feel, what it is you are thinking and what it is you want.

As a registered member of the BACP ( British Association of Counsellors & Psychotherapists), my aim is to offer counselling guided by the ethical principles of the BACP and also founded on my theoretical approach which is Person Centred to promote the value in others who may not have been valued or who may not consider themselves to have worth.

Delce Road is easy to find and just off Star Hill, Rochester.
If driving to the address there is ample parking outside the premises and there is free parking for up to two hours.
There is also a regular bus service available and both Rochester and Chatham train stations are nearby.

Maps & Directions

Rochester, ME1 2DT

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: None

Availability

I offer counselling from a lovely, quiet room in Rochester (Delce Counselling Services) ME1 on Mondays and Tuesdays during the day, Wednesday and Friday in the evenings and Sunday mornings.

Types of client

Adults
Older adults