Ben Whitaker MA BA BACP Registered
I am a qualified and experienced psychotherapist and counsellor, with consulting rooms in South Oxford. I endeavour to provide a safe and confidential space to help clients explore whatever difficulties they are experiencing, and to try to find a way forward. I offer both short and longer term therapy.
For further details about me and my work please visit by website, see above for link.
Training, qualifications & experience
I am accredited to and registered with BACP- British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy
I have a Diploma in Counselling from Oxford Brookes University; a R.S.H. Certificate in Counselling from Salisbury College; M.A. and Diploma in Integrative Psychotherapy from The Minster Centre and Middlesex University.
I qualified as a counsellor in 1997, and since then I have worked in a variety of contexts including hospitals and prisons, as well as in private practice.
Accredited register membership
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Anger management
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Feeling sad
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Passive aggressive behaviour
- Physical abuse
- Relationship issues
- Separation and divorce
Other areas of counselling I deal with
Cross Cultural Issues
Sessions normally take place once a week and last for 50 minutes. I charge £45 per session; this fee may be negotiable depending on circumstances
There is free parking outside of my counselling rooms. I am also within easy walking distance of a main bus route from the centre of Oxford.
To make an appointment, or just to have an exploratory chat, please call me on 07939225766. Please do not be put off if you get an answerphone, leave your name and number and I will ring you back as soon as possible. Please let me know if you would rather I didn't leave a message on your phone. As an alternative please email me using the link above.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
Types of client
|Employee Assistance Programme|