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MBACP (Accred) MNCS (Accred)

About me

My name is Tony Novissimo and I am a accredited member of the BACP,(British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy, and i have been a practicing psychotherapist in London for the past seventeen years. I am committed to providing counselling and psychotherapy in a safe, confidential and non-judgmental environment.

I work with both individuals and couples on an open-ended basis or for an agreed time period. My personal approach is to use Psychodynamic, Integrative, CBT, Person Centred and Spiritual techniques. I aim to enable you to enhance your life and to live it more fully and happily.

I am experienced in helping clients who have difficulties with:

  • Stress or Anxiety Panic attacks
  • Depression Feeling sad and low
  • Anger Relationship issues
  • Identity issues Sexuality
  • Addiction or Eating disorders Bereavement and loss
  • Redundancy Corporate uncertainty

I believe that each one of us is valuable. Sadly though we may have come to doubt this in ourselves. Maybe we have often been told we are useless. You will work with me to rediscover who you really are and how you can come to the belief that you are a good person, of good value to society and loved.
You will work to return to that state where you can feel respected and honoured. Where appropriate I will help you take a journey towards finding how to live in the present moment. This can help those who find their mind constantly filled with thoughts from the past or speculations of the future. Living in the present moment lets us find stillness and peace from the unending traffic of the mind.

I am also very active as a supervisor to my colleague counsellors.

Please visit the links to my clinic websites using the links below:

Leamington Clinic
www.novissimocounselling.co.uk

South West London Clinic
www.novissimocounselling.com

Training, qualifications & experience

I have a Diploma in Counselling and Psychotherapy, and I am completing my Research Masters degree on subjects concerning "The Prize Giver. I am a full accredited member of the BACP (British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy), and as a member I am committed to abide by the BACP code of ethics in all his counselling work. I am also an accredited member of the National Counselling Society.

As a member of the BACP I am committed to continuing professional development and have a Certificate in Dance Therapy; qualifications in psychology; and in Group Therapy. I have run many groups developed around the subjects of Still mind and Being.

I am a founder member of The BE Foundation, an international organization dedicated to help those who would find a way of being. See http://www.be-foundation.com

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

Fees

Additional information

Tony usually charges £60.00 per session (60 minutes). For those in financial difficulties he can consider special rates.

When I work

I work Tuesday to Saturday in Richmond and Saturday to Tuesday in Warwickshire daily 10.00am to 10.00pm

78 Southam Road, Radford Semele, Leamington Spa, CV31 1UA

Type of session

In person
Online

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults
Couples
Families
Employee Assistance Programme

Key details

Wheelchair user access

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Under the Equality Act 2010 service providers have a duty to make reasonable adjustments to ensure that individuals with disabilities can access their service. You can read more about reasonable adjustments to help you to access services on the CAB website.

If you cannot travel we can meet on Skype or Zoom for very effectice sessions.