CalmingTherapy, Michelle Silverthorne MBACP Accred
Are you feeling any of the following?
You do not have to suffer alone, talking to a counsellor can provide you with the support you need.
Sharing problems with an experienced professional can promote healing and understanding yourself better and your relationships.
I'm Michelle and I can help you through your difficulties by offering a supportive, friendly and relaxed environment.
I have worked with hundreds of people on a range of different issues and I have been in practice since 2005. My specialist area is working with teenagers on a variety of issues such as: Abuse, Anxiety, Bereavement, Depression, Childhood sexual abuse, Self harm, Self esteem, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, HIV, Transgender issues and relationships.
I work with people like you, so, give me a call if you live in the Bromley area on 07752 809726 or email me for an appointment.
When you have sessions with me you will experience
- a confidential safe space
- respect and understanding
- non judgemental
I have a strict 48 hours cancellation.
Training, qualifications & experience
Diploma in Integrative Counselling Introduction to Counselling Certificate in Counselling skills Certificate in Education Assertiveness Skills training
I am currently working for North Kent MIND IAPT on a variety of issues.
I also have 3 years experience working in a secondary school counselling teenagers.
I have taught 15 years experience teaching adults with learning disabilities.
I am a member of the British Association for counselling and Psychotherapy who promote the highest standard of training and professional ethics.
I am in regular supervision as per the BACP code of ethics, where I may discuss you with my supervisor but your identity is never revealed
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Anger management
- Anorexia nervosa
- Attachment disorder
- Attachment disorder in children
- Behaviour problems
- Binge-eating disorder
- Body dysmorphic disorder
- Bulimia nervosa
- Carer support
- Child related issues
- Childhood bereavement
- Childhood bullying
- Children’s learning difficulties
- Chronic fatigue syndrome/ME
- Depression and anxiety in children
- Domestic violence
- Drug abuse
- Eating disorders
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Feeling sad
- Gender dysphoria
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Internet addiction
- Learning difficulties
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Panic disorder
- Passive aggressive behaviour
- Physical abuse
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
- Postnatal depression
- Pregnancy and birth
- Relationship issues
- Seasonal affective disorder (SAD)
- Separation and divorce
- Separation anxiety
- Sex addiction
- Sex problems
- Sexual abuse
- Suicidal thoughts
- Work-related stress
- Young carers
Other areas of counselling I deal with
Counsellors Private Practise Networking
I am working on a monthly meeting for counsellors to get together and discuss ideas for CPD, building up a referral system and sharing of ideas.
Counselling can be isolating and meeting once a month will provide a supportive environment.
See my website for details or contact me by email.
- Behavioural therapy
- Cognitive and behavioural therapies
- Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
- Cognitive therapy
£40 per 50 minute session
I do offer concessionary rates to students who are not paid by their employer and means tested.
Counselling teenagers and young people
Teenagers and young people are still developing and struggle to find the words to express themselves especially when going through puberty when they are no longer a child but are not an adult.
Young people have problems too!
Whether your child is suffering from depression, bullying, exam stress, eating disorder, self harm or sexual abuse give me a call on 07752 809726 or send me email to make an appointment.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
Mondays and Fridays and Evenings
Types of client
|Employee Assistance Programme|