Carol Watkins MSc, BA, Dip SPTI UKCP accredited Gestalt Psychotherapist
Carol Watkins MSc, BA, Dip SPTI
I have practised as a therapist for more than fifteen years. I have been involved in the work of four local counselling services as well as being in private practice.
I work short-term with both individuals and couples who have a particular concern in their life. I also work longer term with those who wish to explore patterns and relationships in more depth.
I work from Heaton Moor in Stockport, Cheadle Hulme and Wilmslow.
Training, qualifications & experience
MSc Gestalt Psychotherapy
Diploma in Gestalt Psychotherapy
BA (Hons) Humanities
Training in Couples Counselling
My work is Mindfulness informed
Registered / Accredited
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UK Council for Psychotherapy
The UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) is a leading professional body for the education, training and regulation of psychotherapists and psychotherapeutic counsellors. Its register is accredited by the government's Professional Standards Authority.
As part of its commitment to protect the public, it works to improve access to psychotherapy, to support and disseminate research, to improve standards and to respond effectively to complaints against its members.
UKCP standards cover the range of different psychotherapies. Registration is obtained by training or accrediting with one of its member organisations, or by holding a European Certificate in Psychotherapy. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.
Accredited register membership
Accredited Register Scheme
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Areas of counselling I deal with
Other areas of counselling I deal with
Issues arising from step families
£40 Some concessions for trainees/students/low waged