Cheryl Towers. UKCP Registered Jungian Analytical Psychotherapist
***PLEASE NOTE: Due to the Covid-19 outbreak, I am able to offer therapy online only via Skype or Zoom.
I am a UKCP and BPC registered Jungian Analytical Psychotherapist with over 25 years of clinical experience working in both the NHS and in private practice. I offer counselling, psychotherapy and clinical supervision.
Examples of Issues that I offer therapy for include: depression; anxiety; managing difficult life events (past or present); concerns about meaning in life; trauma; abuse; low self-esteem; loss; relationship issues; identity.
I am additionally experienced in working with issues around cultural differences and the effects of migration.
At the heart of Jungian Psychotherapy is the intention to enable individuals to achieve a creative life and to discover and engage with an authentic sense of Self that may have become blocked and thwarted over time, often due to life circumstances that have been out of one's control.
Training, qualifications & experience
B.A. Hons. Social Science (majoring in Psychology)
BTEC Diploma in Counselling (Integrative)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Counselling (Psychodynamic - Univ. Birmingham)
UKCP Registered Jungian Analytical Psychotherapist (West Midlands Institute of Psychotherapy)
Professional Member of The West Midlands Institute of Psychotherapy
Irish Council For Psychotherapy Registered Psychotherapist (Psychoanalytic Section)
Full member of the Northern Ireland Institute of Human Relations
British Psychoanalytic Council (B.P.C) Registered Jungian Analytical Psychotherapist
I am a past member of the Jungian Training Committee of The Training in Jungian Analytical Psychotherapy in Birmingham. I am an approved training therapist and training supervisor for this course.
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.
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
Lack of meaning
Individual therapy: £60 per session
Online individual therapy: £60 per session
Clinical supervision: £60 per session.
Online Clinical supervision: £60 per session.
BPC (British Psychoanalytic Council)
UKCP (UK Council for Psychotherapy)
WMIP (West Midlands Institute of Psychotherapy)
BPS (British Psychological Society)
NIIHR (Northern Ireland Institute of Human Relations)
ICP (Irish Council for Psychotherapy)
I offer clinical supervision to counsellors, psychologists and psychotherapists.