Access Counselling Lowestoft - Sharon Cook MBACP (Accred)

Access Counselling Lowestoft - Sharon Cook MBACP (Accred)

48 Longfield Way
Oulton Broad
Lowestoft
Suffolk
NR32 3LD

07546471545

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48 Longfield Way
Oulton Broad
Lowestoft
Suffolk
NR32 3LD

07546471545

About me

I am an Accredited Member of the British Association of Counsellors and Psychotherapists, which means I adhere to their Ethical Framework for Good Practice in Counselling and Psychotherapy.

In my private practice, I work with individuals and couples who self refer for counselling. I also receive referrals from GPs and EAPs and offer solution focused therapy working within a time frame of six, twelve or twenty sessions depending upon the individual’s needs. I also work on an open-ended basis, which means counselling can continue for longer periods, i.e. months or years.

I trained with Cruse Bereavement Care, a National Charitable Organisation, as a bereavement support worker and I also have experience in an educational setting having worked with young adults aged 16-19.

To enhance my theoretical knowledge and as part of my on-going commitment to my professional development, I attend regular CPD’s (continued professional development seminars) which keep me informed and up to date with current thinking.

Before training to become a counsellor, I worked in a residential home for the elderly.  I held the position of a Senior Carer and was responsible for the wellbeing of the resident’s which included adults with mental health issues and I am also experienced to work with Autistic Spectrum Disorders.

Training, qualifications & experience

My approach to therapy is based upon psychodynamic principles which take into consideration unconscious processes and repeating patterns which manifest in an individual’s behavior in the here and now.

Certificate - Counselling Skills - Person Centred

Certificate - Skills & Attitudes - Psychodynamic (wpf accred)

Certificate - Bereavement Counselling

Diploma - Psychodynamic Counselling (wpf accred)

Introductory Training - CBT

Certificate - Psychodynamic Assessment & Timited Limited Counselling (wpf accred)

Certificate - Advanced Psychodynamic Theory & Clinical Practice (wpf accred)

MBACP Accredited Counsellor/Psychotherapist

Throughout my training, I have attended regular CPD's for my ongoing professional development:-

Working with Traumatised Clients, The Drama Triangle, Money in the Counselling Frame, Psychosexual Counselling, Love & Hate, Narcissism, Sibling - Rivals and Allies, Trusting Intuition, Michael Jacobs Lecture, Dissociative Disorders, Working with Young Adults with Social Communication Difficulties, Diversity Begins at Home, Resistance, Avoidance or Fear?, Body Countertransference, Introduction to Mentalization Based Therapy, Body Symptoms, Sadomasochism, Psychodrama and Role Analysis, Conference TCC & WPF Conference Sept 2010 - Susie Orbach & Michael Jacobs, Attachment, Psychoanalytic Theory of Groups & Organisation and Mentalisation. 2013/2014 Couple Counselling Di Johnson

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

BACP

Accredited register membership

Fees

Initial Individual Consultation:             £45.00

Ongoing Individual Therapy:              £40.00 per session

Initial Couple Consultion:                    £60.00

Ongoing Couple Therapy:                  £50.00 per session


Some low costs spaces available

Maps & Directions

Lowestoft, NR32 3LD

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: None

Availability

Monday 09.00 to 20.00 Tuesday 09.00 to 20.00 Wednesday 09.00 to 20.00 Thursday 09.00 to 20.00 Friady 09.00 to 20.00

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