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About me

ONLINE SESSIONS AVAILABLE OR IN PERSON FACE-FACE

Welcome to my page. I Began My Development During 1998. I am a MBACP Professionally Registered Qualified Counsellor/Psychotherapist in South East London.

We may all experience psychological pain or turmoil at times feeling anxious, sometimes this may be transient, but sometimes these feelings may persist, and feel insurmountable leaving us feeling depressed and alone. This is where counselling and psychotherapy can help.

You may feel like the same problems and relationship patterns keep repeating themselves, despite your best efforts to move on with your life. You may not be quite able to define exactly what you are feeling, or your emotions might seem overwhelming, as if you cannot understand or control them.

I am a Registered experienced counsellor, psychotherapist MBACP and my role is to listen actively to your difficulties and help you clarify your needs, thoughts and feelings in a safe, supportive environment. We may look at unresolved past issues, your current life situation, the future or explore together the options you have in making decisions and managing your life. The aim of our work together is to help you gain a greater awareness, feel more in control of your life and open yourself to all possibilities and to help you create also, understand healthier relationships with yourself and others.

I am a Member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (MBACP), with extensive experience of working with individuals experiencing a wide range of difficulties with relationship, bereavement, anger, depression, anxiety, stress, low self-esteem, loss, and much more, In addition to my private counselling practice. I am a member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (MBACP). I also have experience of working with mental health issues through Mind which, is the leading mental health charity for England and Wales.I am also trained in the areas of Relationship issues Bereavement Counselling.

Certificate of Proficiency awarded - BACP Accredited Voluntary Register 155943 - Professional Standards Authority www.bacp.co.uk

To make an appointment call 07904024549, 02082491519

Training, qualifications & experience

Certificate of Proficiency awarded - BACP Accredited Voluntary Register 155943 - Professional Standards Authority www.bacp.co.uk

Dip Advance Psychodynamic Person Centred Level 4, Psyothepist Counselling
Level 2 Cert Counselling,Level 2 Cert Counselling Studies In Therapeutic Counselling and a supervisor.

  • Advance Diploma in Psychotherapeutic & Counselling
  • Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling
  • Certificate in Counselling Studies
  • Certificate in Counselling Skills

I am a Registered Member of the BACP - The British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy.

BACP is one of the UK s largest professional bodies for Counselling and Psychotherapy.

Registered member of the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) The BACP Register is the first psychological therapists' register to be accredited under a new scheme set up by the Department of Health and administered by an independent body, accountable to Parliament. This professional body ensure a strict code of ethics and the highest standards of confidentiality.

Members of the public can now choose a counsellor or psychotherapist belonging to a register approved by the Professional Standards Authority for Health and Social Care.

Member organisations

BACP

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP)

BACP is one of the UK’s leading professional bodies for counselling and psychotherapy with around 60,000 members. The Association has several different categories of membership, including Student Member, Individual Member, Registered Member MBACP, Registered Accredited Member MBACP (Accred) and Senior Registered Accredited Member MBACP (Snr Acccred).

Registered and accredited members are listed on the BACP Register, which shows that they have demonstrated BACP’s recommended standards for training, proficiency and ethical practice. The BACP Register was the first register of psychological therapists to be accredited by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).

Accredited and senior accredited membership are voluntary categories for members who choose to undertake a rigorous application and assessment process to demonstrate additional standards around practice, training and supervision.

Individual members will have completed an appropriate counselling or psychotherapy course and started to practise, but they won’t appear on the BACP Register until they've demonstrated that they meet the standards for registration. Student members are still in the process of completing their training.

All members are bound by the BACP Ethical Framework and a Professional Conduct Procedure.

Accredited register membership

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Accredited Register Scheme

The Accredited Register Scheme was set up in 2013 by the Department of Health (DoH) as a way to recognise organisations that hold voluntary registers which meet certain standards. These standards are set by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).

This therapist has indicated that they belong to an Accredited Register.

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Other areas of counselling I deal with

  • Anxiety
  • Relationship
  • Generalised anxiety disorder
  • Depression
  • Feeling lost
  • Creativity
  • Meaning of life
  • Affairs and betrayals
  • Feeling sad
  • Relationship issues
  • Family issues

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Fees

£65.00 per session

Health Insurance/EAP

  • AXA PPP
  • Health Assured
  • Aviva
  • Saga
  • Vitality
  • WPA

Additional information

Fees: My standard rate for individuals therapy, £65.00 per sessions.

Supervision Mon- Friday Fee Per Session £65.00

  • I currently only have day time appointments available, please get in touch for further information.
  • I look forward to hearing from you.

When I work

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning
Afternoon
Evening
Night
  • Monday-Thursday 9-5pm

Further information

Please feel free to contact me:

Skype Address: 58b57a4265221b85

Any correspondence between us will be kept entirely confidential.

My consulting room is situated in a quiet street in Penge, South East London and also, Central London.

Penge SE20 close to Crystal Palace Park SE19 Parking is available and conveniently placed for public transport.

Bus 176 197 227 194 75, all run about a three minute walk away. I am also one street away from Penge East train station which runs from Bromley South and Victoria. Also, a five minute walk from Penge West train station which runs from Croydon and London Bridge.

Crystal Palace, London, SE19

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone

Types of client

Adults
Older adults
Organisations
Employee Assistance Programme

Key details

Wheelchair user access

Wheelchair user access

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You can contact the Counsellor to discuss the options available.

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Online platforms

Skype
Zoom

Supervision

In person
Online
Phone

Experienced Person centred and Psychodynamic Counsellor/Psychotherapist MBACP  offers individual supervision for both qualified and trainee counsellors.

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