Lorraine Carpenter-Emery

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MA MBACP (Snr Acc)
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Wokingham, Berkshire, RG41
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Available for new clients

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About me

I am a Humanistic Integrative Psychotherapist/Counsellor and a qualified Sexual and Relationship Psychotherapist. I am a UKCP Registered Psychotherapist, a BACP Senior Accredited Psychotherapist/Counsellor and a COSRT Accredited Psychosexual Psychotherapist with over 25 years experience of working within the NHS, the Private sector, Higher Education and in Private Practice. I offer counselling, psychotherapy and sex and relationship therapy to individuals and couples face to face and on line via various video platforms. I have a vast experience of working with clients all over the world. I also offer supervision to other professionals and clinical consultation. I am BUPA; Aviva and Cigna registered.

Training, qualifications & experience

  • UKCP Registered Psychotherapist
  • BACP Senior Accredited Psychotherapist/Counsellor
  • COSRT Accredited Psychosexual Psychotherapist
  • Pink Therapy Registered
  • PG Diploma in Compulsive Sexual Behaviours with Silva Neves
  • PG Diploma in Clinical Sexology (Sexual and Relationship Psychotherapy)
  • MA in Humanistic Psychotherapy
  • Diploma in Clinical Supervision
  • Diploma in Counselling

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

Registered / Accredited

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UKCP
UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP)

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.

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.

COSRT
College of Sexual and Relationship Therapists (COSRT)

COSRT is the UK’s leading membership organisation for therapists specialising in sexual and relationship issues.

All members must abide by their Code of Ethics and the performance of accredited members is regularly monitored.

Accredited register membership

UK Council for Psychotherapy
Accredited Register Scheme

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UK Council for Psychotherapy

Fees

£70.00 - £90.00

Health Insurance/EAP

  • Aviva
  • BUPA
  • Axa Health
  • Cigna

Additional information

£70 Individual

£90 Couple

£90 Sex Therapy Assessment

£70 Supervision (per hour)

BUPA, Aviva, Axa & Cigna Registered

When I work

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning
Afternoon
Evening
Night

I offer appointments on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Friday Mornings.

Wokingham, Berkshire, RG41

Type of session

In person
Online

Types of client

Young adults (18-24)
Adults (25-64)
Older Adults (65+)
Couples
Employee Assistance Programme

Key details

DBS check

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Wheelchair user access
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.

I also offer sessions via a variety of online video platforms remotely to make therapy as accessible as possible for all.

Online platforms

FaceTime
Zoom

Supervision

In person
Online
Phone

I am a Humanistic Integrative Psychotherapist/Counsellor, a qualified Sex and Relationship Psychotherapist and a qualified Supervisor.

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Lorraine Carpenter-Emery
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