The Therapy Rooms
07854245592 / 07580 516604
Hello, Are you struggling with anxiety, relationship issues, panic disorder, depression, phobias, feeling sad or loss? See testimonials below.
I am a fully qualified, experienced Counsellor and Psychotherapist and registered member of the BACP and I work confidentially within their guidelines. It may be that you feel down, have anxiety issues, generalised anxiety disorder. depression, have suffered abuse, trauma or loss or may-be have work related stress. You may have relationship problems or have long-term health issues.
I offer long-term or short-term counselling to suit your availability and needs. I will work with you to help you reach a 'better place'. Everyone has times in their life when they would benefit from a little help overcoming difficulties.
Please feel free to drop an enquiry email. ring or message if you would like to arrange your first visit or if there is anything you are unsure about. I am available days, evenings and weekends. Disabled access available.
What do my clients say about me?
" You have helped me so much, I couldn't have done it without you"
"You have helped me see things in a different light, the world feels so different now"
"Valerie helped me come back from the edge"
"You really helped me cope with my loss and coming to terms with life"
"Valerie was the only person who listened and understood"
Training, qualifications & experience
Lecturer in Counselling at a large local college
Masters in Psychotherapy - Level 7
Post-Graduate Diploma in Counselling and Psychotherapy - Level 7
101 Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
Bereavement and Loss Specialist Course
Coping with sexual abuse
I have an NHS background and specialist experience and training in Counselling Survivors of Sexual Abuse, Bereavement and Loss, Anxiety and Depression and Work related Issues.
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Antisocial personality disorder
- Asperger's syndrome
- Attachment disorder
- Avoidant personality disorder
- Binge-eating disorder
- Bipolar disorder/Manic depression
- Body dysmorphic disorder
- Borderline personality disorder
- Bulimia nervosa
- Carer support
- Child related issues
- Chronic fatigue syndrome/ME
- Dependent personality disorder
- Domestic violence
- Drug abuse
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Feeling sad
- Gender dysphoria
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Internet addiction
- Learning difficulties
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Obsessive-compulsive personality disorder
- Panic disorder
- Personality disorders
- Physical abuse
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
- Postnatal depression
- Pregnancy and birth
- Relationship issues
- Seasonal affective disorder (SAD)
- Separation and divorce
- Sex problems
- Sexual abuse
- Work-related stress
I work from a choice of two offices in Wakefield Centre and WF2.
I charge £45.00 per session, sessions are 1 hour.
Access if easy by train, bus or car and there are car-parks nearby.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
Available Monday - Sunday
Types of client
|Employee Assistance Programme|