Susan de Botton
During COVID-19, I also offer sessions via telephone. If you have any questions or would like to book a session, please call me on 07989 307575.
I am a qualified UKCP registered Psychotherapist/Counsellor. My consulting room is based between Highgate and East Finchley stations. There is parking space within the close in which my consulting room is situated. I provide a secure confidential, relaxed space for individuals and couples in which they can explore their experiences and relationships.
I have experience of working with individuals and couple counselling. I work with a variety of presenting issues including anxiety, mild to moderate depression; relationships issues - both personal and within the workplace - which impact on general well being.
I worked within the NHS for many years and have extensive experience of working with individuals living with a life threatening/serious illness; their partners, family members and close associates. This includes working with loss and bereavement, and supporting those who would like support during this process.
Training, qualifications & experience
I have a Masters in Psychotherapy & Counselling and work from an Humanistic/Integrative perspective -. working with the client's presenting issues which are affecting their sense of well-being, and the impact this has upon their day to day living.I continue with Professional Development programmes, including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy which I offer on a short-term basis where appropriate. I have extensive experience of working with individuals, and couples experiencing relationship 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
£50.00 per session - 50 min hour; £65 per session for couples. I offer both long and short term therapy.