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Psychotherapist. EMDR Accredited Practitioner.

About me

People often look for therapy when

  • they want or need to make a change or a decision but something holds them back
  • facing trauma long ago or recent,
    • (physical, sexual, violence, war, accidents, work related events, disasters)
  • they don't feel good about who or what they are
    • (lack of confidence, fear of rejection, anger, repeating mistakes)
  • they feel overwhelmed by emotions and/or life events

What I can offer you

  • Online (Zoom, Skype, VSee, WhatsApp) and face to face sessions
  • My services as a mature, experienced therapist; compassionate and non-judgmental.
  • An opportunity to explore how you can live a life dictated not by your fears or your past but by unacknowledged strengths and self-awareness.
  • Several therapy models including EMDR Therapy and the use of CBT skills.
  • In person sessions in Horsham, West Sussex

If you have any questions about working together, please call or text me on 07732 532 891 or drop me an email at mia@miaphillipstherapy.co.uk

Training, qualifications & experience

BA (Hons) Arabic and French

Adv Dip Integrated Humanistic Counselling

Europe Accredited EMDR Practitioner since January 2016

Diploma in Supervision

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

Registered / Accredited

Being registered/accredited with a professional body means an individual must have achieved a substantial level of training and experience approved by their member organisation.

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

Developmental trauma

Attachment-Focused EMDR Therapy

Fees

£80.00 per session

Health Insurance/EAP

  • Axa Health

Additional information

Fees for Therapy

BACS payments or cash.

Fees are £80 per 50 minute session and pro rata for longer session times.

Triple sessions can be arranged on a weekend. These tend to be used for intensive EMDR therapy. 

Referral fees for medico-legal companies, the NHS, solicitors and other third parties are negotiated separately.

If you have a personal or company health plan, it may pay for or or contribute to your costs of therapy. I am AXA, Nuffield and BUPA registered. 

When I work

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning
Afternoon
Evening
Night

I work online up to lunchtime  during the week. On Thursdays I see people in person when my last session starts at 3pm. I also see people in person on Tuesday mornings.

Further information


Appointments in Horsham.
Monday to Friday daytime.
Half day sessions (4 hours with agreed breaks) on Saturday.

As an Accredited BACP member I abide by its Ethical Framework for Good Practice.

I am an Accredited member of the EMDR Association UK

I hold current professional indemnity insurance.

I am registered with the Information Commissioners Office (ICO)

Horsham, West Sussex, RH12

Type of session

In person
Online

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults
Groups
Organisations

Key details

1st floor office, via stairs

Additional languages

Good knowledge of French

Supervision

In person

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