Alice Theresa Edwards
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I am an experienced Counsellor/Hypno-Psychotherapist. I provide a safe and confidential environment for you to explore your difficulties.
I offer a range of approaches and techniques which include person-centred counselling and cognitive behavioural therapy and Hypnotherapy and recognise that one approach does not fit all. I respect a client's individual needs to therapy.
For those who are unable to come to face to face counselling, I offer home visits or counselling by email, telephone or skype.
Training, qualifications & experience
I have a Professional Diploma in Counselling and Psychotherapy. I also have a diploma in Cognitive Behavioural Therapist and hold a diploma in hypnosis/hypnotherapy
Other qualifications/experience in-
Loss and Bereavement Counselling
Misuse of substance/alcohol
Counselling children and young people
Working with diversity
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
Obsessive compulsive Disorder.
border personality disorder.
Hypnotherapy can help with smoking issues, eating disorders,dieting,pain,anxiety,panic attacks, and other obsessions/addictions.
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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
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Areas of counselling I deal with
Other areas of counselling I deal with
In addition to counselling I provider relaxation sessions for stress and anxiety.
Hypnosis/Hypnotherapy for Addiction issues, Anxiety, smoking sessation, weight control, confidence and self esteem. obbsessions, anger control etc.
I have extensive experience with clients who are experiencing Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and travel anxiety following road traffic accidents and other traumatic events.
Counselling/Therapy sessions Variable.
(Reduced rates for clients who have limited income).
Face to face counselling.
Flexible working hours, days/evenings/weekends.
When I work
Monday to Friday 9 am - 8 pm. Weekend is available if necessary.
I am a Professional registered Member of the British Association of Counsellors an d Psychotherapists (BACP). I am bound by it's ethical framework and good practice.
I am a Professional member of the National College of Hypnosis/Hypnotherapy.
I am a Professional member of the British Association of Behaviour and Cognitive Therapy.(BABCP)
My practice is confidential and non-judgemental.
I have experience in providing therapy to adults and young people.
Relationship therapy for couples/individuals.