Nick Kerry (UKCP Registered / Accredited)
I am a fully qualified and experienced Psychotherapist and Counsellor. My Psychotherapy and Counselling practice is flexible, and hopes to meet the different needs of individuals, couples and families on both a short and long-term basis. I work within an integrative approach, informed by psychodynamic and systemic models. I work with CBT as and when required.
Presently, I am offering specific services to support people experiencing the psychological impact of Covid-19 - specifically in relation to anxiety, depression, bereavement and relationship difficulties. All services are provided online.
My practice has been running for over ten years, helping many people through very difficult emotional and psychological periods of their lives - including; relationship difficulties; depression, anxiety and childhood related traumas. My approach is flexible, depending on individual needs.
I am accredited by the body - United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP)
Training, qualifications & experience
I hold the following qualifications:
1. MSc Systemic Psychotherapy (University of Bedfordshire)
2. Postgraduate Diploma in Psychodynamic Counselling (Goldsmiths College, University of London)
3. MSc in Public and Health Related Aspects of Addiction, (Institute of Psychiatry), London.
My psychotherapy experience is extensive. I have helped adult individuals, young people, couples and families overcome a variety of emotional and psychological difficulties. I also specialise in parental alienation, narcissistic and co-dependent relationships / abuse as well as the impact of infidelity within long term relationships.
I work with the following: relationship problems, depression, gneralised anxiety, drug misuse, sexual abuse, sexual identity and bereavement.
My NHS (CAMHS) experience means I also specialise in Adolescent Mental Health and family related issues.
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
Mental Health Assessments
£50 per 50 minute session - Individual
£60 per hour - couple and or family
£75 per hour - home visit.