Sharon Green BA (Hons) MBACP
I am an Integrative Psychotherapeutic Counsellor, based in Leatherhead and Guildford. I work with adults and young people, offering both short and long term, open ended counselling. I am a registered member of the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP).
My private practice is based in Leatherhead and also at The Eaves in Guildford, where I am an affiliate.
I offer a free 30 minute initial consultation, without obligation, where we can discuss your needs. My appointments are in weekday daytime and evenings, also weekends. I offer a limited number of fee concessions for clients on a low income.
How I Work
As an Integrative Therapist, I can work flexibly with you, being able to draw on a range of therapeutic approaches to meet your personal needs. My aim is to support you in working through your emotional difficulties, freeing you to experience life more fully and with greater self-acceptance.The theoretical approaches I work with include Person-centred, Psychodynamic, Gestalt and Existential.
I have a number of years experience of counselling children and teenagers with a counselling local Youth Counselling Service. Adolescents and Young people are referred via a number of pathways which includes Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS).
Some of the issues I work with include:
- Autism & Asperger's Syndrome
- Family and relationship difficulties
- Identity issues
- Study issues
I have specialist experience in providing specialist advisory, advocacy and one to one emotional support to male and female adult clients in the area of domestic abuse and coercive control. I am also a trained facilitator of the Freedom Programme, a 12 week psycho-educational programme for women who have experienced domestic abuse.
My practice is guided by the BACP Ethical Framework for Good Practice in Counselling and Psychotherapy
Training, qualifications & experience
BA (Hons) Integrative-Relational Counselling
FdA Integrative-Relational Counselling
Level 4 Certificate in Counselling Children & Young People
Level 3 Advanced Theory and Counselling Skills
BA (Hons) Business Studies
- I am a trained facilitator of the Freedom Programme, a psycho-educational programme for women who have experienced domestic abuse
- Cruse Bereavement Care training
- Bereavement Support Group facilitator
- Child and adult safeguarding training
- Working with Trauma
Working with Couples:
- Dealing with Affairs - Approved by College of Sexual and Relationship Therapists (COSRT) 14 hours CPD
- Working with Couples: Meeting Partner's Needs - Approved by COSRT
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Asperger's syndrome
- Attachment disorder
- Attachment disorder in children
- Child related issues
- Childhood bereavement
- Depression and anxiety in children
- Domestic violence
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Panic disorder
- Physical abuse
- Pregnancy and birth
Other areas of counselling I deal with
- Coercive control
- Cultural issues
- Cross-cultural relationships
- Life transitions and events
- Long term illness
- Loss of direction, or motivation
My therapy practices are based in Guildford, near Effingham and Woking) and Leatherhead, within easy reach of Ashtead, Bookham, Cobham, Chessington, Dorking and Epsom.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
Weekday daytime and evenings, also weekends
Types of client