Shelagh Brown

Shelagh  Brown

Morpeth Consulting Rooms,
Laurel House,
Grey Bull Yard, Oldgate
Morpeth
Northumberland
NE61 1PY

The Therapy Centre
Watson House
23 Oldgate
Morpeth
Northumberland
NE61 1QF

07917 679 227

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Morpeth Consulting Rooms,
Laurel House,
Grey Bull Yard, Oldgate
Morpeth
Northumberland
NE61 1PY

The Therapy Centre
Watson House
23 Oldgate
Morpeth
Northumberland
NE61 1QF

07917 679 227

About me


Are you experiencing relationship difficulties, stress at work, feelings of anxiety or depression;
do problems sometimes feel overwhelming or you've noticed you make the same mistakes again and again....

I believe counselling can help to increase our understanding of ourselves, our thoughts and feelings so that we are more able to make healthy decisions, be aware of our options in life, work and relationships so that we are able to be true to ourselves in living a happier, healthier life.

I provide safe, confidential, non- judgemental therapy in partnership with clients; working together within the therapeutic relationship to achieve an agreed outcome or goal.

As an Integrative Psychotherapist I work within a Person Centred framework using a combination of different approaches, skills and techniques dependant on individual need.

I offer individual, face to face therapy in safe, friendly, confidential and comfortable environments.
Feel free to check out the rooms online at Morpeth Consulting Rooms or Watson House
Therapy Centre, Morpeth.

I offer both long and short term therapy and am flexible re availability as discussed at the initial consultation.

I have worked in the NHS in a variety of roles for many years.

My work as a Psychotherapist has been in private practice as well as the NHS Adult Mental Health Services in Primary Care settings.

Training, qualifications & experience

Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling
Post Graduate Diploma in Integrative Humanistic Psychotherapy
Certificate in TA Transactional Analysis 101.
Certificate in Supervision
EMDR Therapist
                                                                                       
Registered General Nurse
Certified Midwife
Health Visitor Certificate
Certificate in Abortion Care
ENB Family Planning in Society
Management of Sexually Transmitted Infections.

My background is one of working in the NHS in a variety of roles over many years as well as in private practice which has given me insight into the stresses and common mental health problems that may present and how to manage them in a healthy way.

I am an accredited member of the UKCP and a member of the Humanistic and Integrative Psychotherapy College.

I abide by, and work within the boundaries of the Ethical Principals and Code of Professional Conduct and the Complaints and Conduct Process of the UKCP.

I have current, enhanced CRB clearance.
I have current professional indemnity insurance.
I am a BUPA recognised therapist
EAP therapist

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

UKCP

Accredited register membership

Fees

Evenings and Weekends:
£55.00 per hour for Psychotherapy.
£70.00 per hour for EMDR.

Cheaper rates 10am - 4pm Weekdays available.

Further information

EMDR stands for eye movement and desensitising process.It is an innovative clinical treatment which has successfully helped millions of people and is now recommended by the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) as an effective treatment for PTSD (post traumatic stress disorder)

EMDR can accelerate therapy by resolving the impact of past traumas allowing you to live more fully in the present. It is not an appropriate therapy for everyone and therefore an initial consultation is required re suitability.

During treatment you will remain in control, fully alert and wide awake.Reprocessing is usually experienced as something that happens spontaneously, new connections, insights happen naturally from within; the therapist supports and facilitates your own self healing.

The sessions can be 60-90 minutes.

In addition to its use for treating PTSD it has been successfully used to treat: anxiety and panic attacks, depression, stress, phobias, complicated grief, self esteem and performance anxiety.

Maps & Directions

Morpeth, NE61 1PY
Morpeth, NE61 1QF

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: None

Availability

daytime or evening.

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults
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