Wendy Beaumont (M.B.A.C.P) Dip Counselling
I provide a friendly, safe, non judgemental, confidential space for you to work through whatever is bothering you and help you to feel more in control of your life. I will be with you and I will support you. I am trained as a person centred counsellor but will will work in a more integrated way if I think it will be more helpful to you. I deal with a wide range of issues including abuse ( mental, physical, sexual,) anger, anxiety, bereavement, binge eating disorder, bulimia nervosa, compulsive eating behaviour, depression, fearfulness, guilt, helplessness, loss and grief, low self esteem, obesity, redundancy and unemployment, social shyness, shame, stress and work related stress, worthlessness.
I have worked in the NHS as a part time counsellor since 2010, first in a voluntary capacity and then as a paid member of staff up until 2013.
I am trained to deal with Eating Disorders and Obesity, providing psychological treatments for binge eating, bulimia, compulsive eating and overeating and obesity. This treatment includes nutritional help, education, behaviour change, coaching and support for both Eating Disorders and Obesity.
Training, qualifications & experience
- Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling 2012
- Registered Certificate of Proficiency 2013 (B.A.C.P) British Association of Counsellors and Psychotherapists.
- Master Practitioner in Eating Disorders and Obesity 2014 (National Centre for Eating Disorders, NCFED)
- (Approved by British Psychological Society for the purpose of continued professional development.)
- Advanced Diploma in Eating a Disorders and Obesity 2014 (NCFED) (Approved by the British Psychological society for the purpose of continued professional development)
- The Master Practitioner qualification included a nutritional qualification for general nutrition and nutritional rehabilitation for eating disorders.
British Association of Counsellors and Psychotherapists (B.A.C.P)
I have worked in the NHS as a part time Counsellor since 2010 first in a voluntary capacity and this was followed by employment as a part time counsellor in NHS for a branch of Health Improvement from 2012-2013. I was mainly involved with developing and running the service.
I have been in private practice since 2014.
Other information about me.
I have also worked part time for the NHS as a Healthy Weight Adviser gaining a qualification in general nutrition and qualified as a fitness instructor for exercise to music.
I have previously worked with the unemployed for 23 years.
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Anorexia nervosa
- Binge-eating disorder
- Body dysmorphic disorder
- Bulimia nervosa
- Domestic violence
- Eating disorders
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
£30-£35 per session.
If you choose to come and see me because you wish to lose weight please contact me for details and my reasonably priced fees.
I am close to Halifax town centre and free parking is available and easily accessible by my practice.
I am a member of the B.A.C.P ( British Association of Counsellors and Psychotherapists)
i work in accordance with B.A.C.P standards and ethics. I undertake regular supervision to provide the best possible care for my clients and undertake continued professional development on a regular basis.
Recent courses taken in last 3 years as above and:-
Neurolinguistic Programming 2014
Mindfulness ( planned end of February 2015)
Smoking Cessation Practitioner. 2012
Motivational Interviewing and Beyond 2013
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
I will not be available for telephone enquiries until 28th September 2015, however I will still receive emails and reply on or after 28th September.