BA(Hons), MBACP(Accred), UKRCP, PG Dip. Counselling
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I am a BACP accredited psychodynamic counsellor helping people with various issues, including abuse, ADD / ADHD, anger management, anxiety, autism spectrum, child related issues, depression, phobias, post-traumatic stress (PTSD), relationship problems, low self esteem and trauma.
My private practice in West Berkshire provides space to explore and make sense of difficult thoughts and feelings that can, at times, feel overwhelming when struggling with them alone.
If you are experiencing difficulty with relationships at home or at work or general feelings of lost confidence and motivation, I provide a confidential counselling service in West Berkshire and online.
I have experience as a senior clinical manager, and have been in practice since 2003. My counselling experience is drawn from registered counselling charities, corporate counselling services and my private practice.
Please call me on 07717 351 777 or send an email to book a session or ask any questions.
Training, qualifications & experience
- MBACP (Accred)
- UKRCP Registered
- Postgraduate Diploma in Psychodynamic Counselling Reading University
- Level 2 Certificate in Person Centred Counselling Amersham College
- Cognitive Behavioural Counselling Oxford Cognitive Therapy Centre
- Foundations of Analytical Psychology SAP
- Bereavement Counselling CRUSE Bereavement Trust
- Working with Couples in Mind WPF
- BA Hons (2:2) Keele University.
Registered / Accredited
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British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP)
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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).
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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.
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Accredited register membership
Accredited Register Scheme
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Areas of counselling I deal with
Other areas of counselling I deal with
Work related stress, redundancy, changing jobs and careers.
£60.00 per session
When I work
Daytime and evening appointments.
My practice is in a quiet location, offering privacy and easy parking, a mile and a half from Aldermaston Station. I offer daytime and evening appointments online and f2f, for short term and open ended counselling to suit individual requirements.