Vivien Bapat MBACP Counsellor & Mediator
If your relationship is falling apart, your life is in crisis or you are feeling depressed or anxious, talk to me in confidence and safety, without being judged. We will explore your world so that you are able to make more sense of it, giving you a foundation on which to make choices.Whether you feel life could be better or couldn't be much worse, we can work together to help you find a way through.
I can offer you short or long term counselling, day or evening appointments.
The areas with which I can help are listed below. I have a special interest in counselling adult survivors of childhood sexual assault and rape.
In my counselling work, I see individuals- adultS and adolescents. I offer counselling for couples as well as mediation.
As a Mediator, I can help couples, families, neighbours and groups to come up with solutions to conflict. I can offer my skills in workplace settings as well.
I have over 20 years experience of working with people in large organisations, so I have extensive experience of workplace issues such as redundancy, bullying, discipline and grievance issues, sexual and racial harassment and sexism.I can offer you assistance with CV preparation and career counselling.
I am a qualified Counsellor and Mediator, a member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy and a graduate member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development.
Training, qualifications & experience
Advanced Diploma (BACP Accredited) in Humanistic Counselling.
Effective Practice in working with Sexually Abused Clients
Self harm & self injury.
Accredited Mediator:Alternative Dispute Resolution (Bar Council approved). Regents College. London.
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Anger management
- Carer support
- Child related issues
- Chronic fatigue syndrome/ME
- Domestic violence
- Eating disorders
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Panic disorder
Other areas of counselling I deal with
£40 per 50 minute session for individual counselling. £45 per 50 minute session for couple counselling.
£45 per hour for mediation.
Discounts available if you are on low income or benefits.
As from the beginning of June 3014 I will see clients in a comfortable counselling room in Penshurst, where there is ample free parking.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
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