I am a Psychotherapist, Counsellor and Clinical EAP Consultant. My psychotherapy and counselling career spans over 30 years. I am the Managing Director of three busy Counselling and Psychotherapy practices which are based in the acclaimed Rodney Street Liverpool (Est.2007) and Harley Street London (Est.2004) and the hidden gem that is - The Mews Birkdale Village Southport (Est.2011)
I am an Accredited Member of The NCS and NCS Audited Oct 2017, Dec 2021 | UKCP Registered and UKCP Audited Summer 2014 | Clinical Supervisor | Business and Life Coach | Clinical EAP Consultant | Certified Master Practitioner of NLP (Neuro Linguistic Programming) | Psychological Coach with advanced clinical training.
My main aim is to assist clients to achieve and maintain optimum potential using cutting edge evidence based practice. I believe implicitly in the importance of assessment and specialise in this vital area as well as General Practice. I also specialise in Anxiety, Depression, Surviving - Emotional Abuse, NPD Abuse (Narcissistic Personality Disorder Abuse/Narcissistic Abuse Syndrome) BPD Abuse (Borderline Personality Disorder Abuse) and life post Survival of - Emotional, NPD, BPD relationships C-PTSD (Complex Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) and Post Betrayal Syndrome. I am also CBT Trained in the treatment of Anxiety and Depression.
I hold a Masters Degree in Counselling. I also hold a Post-Graduate Diploma in Psychotherapy (WITH CREDIT) I also hold a Post-Graduate Certificate in Counselling Supervision from Keele University. I also hold an Advaned Diploma in Counselling. I have undertaken comprehensive CBT Training at Oxford University. I have Corporate and Executive Coaching training and I am a Freelance University Lecturer and Freelance HR Advisor. I also works extensively in the International Clinical EAP field of Psychotherapy, Management Consultancy, Clinical Supervison, OH Consultantcy and Clinical Practice Inspections. I also provide Professional and Personal Support Consultancy for Professionals working with Extreme High Risk Adults.
Training, qualifications & experience
MA in Counselling
Post Graduate Diploma in Psychotherapy (WITH CREDIT)
Post Graduate Certificate in Supervision
Advanced Diploma in Counselling
Diploma in Clinical Advanced Hypnosis
Certified Master NLP Practitioner
Certificate in Counselling
Certificate in Coaching
NCS Audited Oct 2017 & Dec 2021
UKCP Audited Summer 2014
Disclosure Checked 2021
Over 30 Years of Clinical Experience both in the Public and Private Sectors.
Registered / Accredited
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National Counselling Society
The National Counselling Society
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In 2013 the NCS register was accredited by the Professional Standards Authority under the Accredited Voluntary Register Scheme. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.
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
Stress and Anxiety relating to The Coronavirus Pandemic.
Coronavirus Pandemic Reactive Depression.
Aftershock following the breakdown of a NPD or BPD relationship or being abandoned/discarded by someone who has NPD or BPD.
Changes at work
C-PTSD (Complex Post Traumatic Stress Disorder)
Post Betrayal Syndrome
Mental First Aid
Narcissistic Abuse Syndrome/BPD Abuse/Other personality disorder abuse
Life post Narcissistic/BPD/Other personality disorder abuse
Weight Loss (Weight Management)
Concessions offered for
DAYTIME,EVENING AND WEEKENDS
FIRST APPOINTMENT 8:15AM
LAST APPOINTMENT 6:45PM (APPOINTMENTS AFTER 7:35PM ON REQUEST)
Face To Face, FaceTime, Telephone, WhatsApp FaceTime or WhatsApp Telephone.
Assessment - £45.00 (50 minutes)
Subsequent Sessions - £40.00 per session (50 minutes)
NHS Staff and their Immediate Family Members, All Key Workers and their Immediate Family Members, Seniors, Students, Retired, Unemployed, Redundancy, Low Income(i.e. earning less than £17,500 per year before tax) Long Term Sick Leave, Retired, Serving or Former Serving Members of HM Arm Forces and their Immediate Family Members -
Assessment - £40.00 (50 minutes)
Subsequent Sessions - £35.00 per session (50 minutes)
Fees For Clinical Reports, Statements and Letters -
Clinical Reports, Statements and Letters can only be written and produced with your signed/written consent.
The Fee is £0.90p per minute. (Reports, Statements and Letters will only be sent out to third parties once signed/written consent is received and the fee has been fully paid)
1.The Assessment fee is due 48 hrs before the Assessment appointment.
2.Subsequent Session fees are due 48 hrs before every appointment.
3.A £45 fee will be charged for a non-attended booked session.
4.A £45 fee will be charged if a session is cancelled with less than 48 hours notice.
5.Payment methods - is by Bank Transfer Only. Fees must be paid 48 hrs before an appointment.
CUSTOMER SERVICE - (24/7 365 Days A Year Answerphone Service If Calls Are Not Answered Immediately)
1.All inquires by e-mail, text or voicemail will be answered and responded to within 1 working day.
2. A first appointment/assessment is always available within 5 working days.
Bennedict is an Award Nominated Psychotherapist and has worked internationally in Clinical Case Managment, Management Consultancy, HR Consultancy, Clinical Supervision and Corporate/Executive Coaching, for example - Central Europe, Hong Kong, South Africa, Russia, Asia, United Arab Emirates and extensively in the United States.
Bennedict spent the formative years of his career in Oxford, then eventually in one of the world’s major financial and business districts - Canary Wharf/London Docklands in EAP Clinical Case Management working for 2 of the largest American/Canadian EAP Providers of the 1990's and 2000's. During Bennedict's tenure these 2 EAP Providers were market leaders throughout the globe and regularly appeared in the Top 100 Best or Most Successful Companies To Work For Surveys/Polls (in various broadsheets around the world) from the late 1990's through to the mid 00's. In 2000 Bennedict was a major contributor to winning the tender of the UK's Largest Ever Private Sector EAP Contract at that time. In 2003 Bennedict became the highest paid Clinical Case Manager in London, The UK and in Europe which resulted in him entering into the Top 10 highest paid Clinical Case Managers in The World.
Bennedict has presented many Motivational Seminars, Personal Developmental Talks and Provided Clinical Supervision and Clinical Case Management Support to some of the Biggest Brands and Organisations in the World such as -
Amazon, BBC, BT, Bank of America, British Airways, British Transport Police, CPS, Camelot, Ceridian, Channel 4, Coca Cola, DWP, Discovery Channel Networks, Disney, Four Six Eight, Gap, Goldman Sachs, Gucci, HMRC, HSBC Bank, IBM, Land Rover, Mersey Rail, Morgan Stanley, NHS, Natural Environment Research Council, Network Rail, Northwest Coaching Circle, Novartis, Optum, PC World, Project 8, RDF Televison, Royal Bank of Scotland, Santander, Slimming World, Stage Coach, The Priory Hospital, The Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation, United Utilities. He has also worked closely with Manchester Metropolitan Police and The Merseyside Police Constabulary both in a research and Psychotherapy role.
His client base includes some of the Biggest Names in Politics, Business, Law, Sport, Music, Film & Television.
Bennedict has spent 30 years now as one of the UK’s Leading Specialist Experts in Narcissistic Personality Disorder, Borderline Personality Disorder, Post Betrayal Syndrome, C-PTSD and Aftershock.