About me

I am a psychotherapist/counsellor who has 16 years experience of working with clients. I have a private practice and also work as a Primary Care Counsellor. I work with all various counselling issues but my specialised area is Trauma and Child Sexual Abuse. I have also taught Psychotherapy and Counselling at Regents University for 8 years and I am a staff member there. I am also affiliated as a counsellor with Ruskin College, Oxford.

Training, qualifications & experience

UKCP Accredited and Registered.

Professional Member of School of Psychotherapy and Counselling in Regent’s College.

PhD in Psychotherapy 2019 Regent’s University


Master of Arts degree in Psychotherapy and Counselling (Merit), Regent’s College.

Advanced Diploma in Integrative Psychotherapy and Counselling, Regent’s College.

Diploma in Clinical and Pastoral Counselling Skills, Institute of Counselling.

Advanced Certificate in Counselling and Family Therapy (Distinction), University of the Nations.

Certificate in Understanding Trauma, Tavistock Clinic.

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

Registered / Accredited

Being registered/accredited with a professional body means an individual must have achieved a substantial level of training and experience approved by their member organisation.

UKCP

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

UK Council for Psychotherapy

Accredited Register Scheme

The Accredited Register Scheme was set up in 2013 by the Department of Health (DoH) as a way to recognise organisations that hold voluntary registers which meet certain standards. These standards are set by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).

This therapist has indicated that they belong to an Accredited Register.

Other areas of counselling I deal with

I have special training to work with refugees.

Therapies offered

  • Cognitive therapy
  • Integrative
  • Person-centred therapy
  • Psychodynamic therapy

Fees

Up to £80.00

Additional information

£80per session, lower for students.

Availability

I have limited availability.

Further information

I have wide intercultural experience and I am fluent in English, Finnish and Swedish.

Marston
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX3

Type of session

In person
Online

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults
Organisations
Employee Assistance Programme

Languages offered

Finnish

Dr Lea Getu

Dr Lea Getu