Abigail Finnegan

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Psychotherapist - MSc Psych, Cert Clin Sup, UKCP, MBACP.
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Carlisle, Cumbria, CA1
Limited availability
Limited availability

This professional is accepting new clients but may have a waitlist. Please enquire with them directly to discuss availability.

About me

I am a trauma-informed integrative psychotherapist, clinical supervisor, neurofeedback practitioner and trainer. I specialise in developmental trauma, complex post-traumatic stress disorder, PTSD, "personality disorders", grief, traumatic grief, chronic pain, anxiety, and low mood.

I cover North, and West Cumbria, and Southern Scotland including Dumfries and Galloway and the Scottish Borders. I also provide online psychotherapy for people living further afield.

I provide both online and face to face sessions.

Training, qualifications & experience

I hold an MSc in Integrative Psychotherapy, and Post Graduate Certificate in Clinical Supervision, and I am a Neurofeedback Practitioner. I have worked in the field of Trauma and Complex Trauma for 19 years in various roles in the NHS, the Third Sector, and privately.

I am also a tutor on the professional training programmes at Edinburgh University.

I have been fortunate to train with some of the leading trainers in the world, both in the UK and the USA, who specialise in working with the devastating impact of trauma on both the body and mind.

I’m particularly interested in helping you find new ways of understanding, managing and sometimes resolving both the physical and emotional symptoms of distress including chronic fatigue, fibromyalgia, back pain, headaches, circulatory problems and more, using a combination of integrative psychotherapy, and somatic trauma therapy allowing a whole body approach to healing.

I understand that coming to see a Psychotherapist can feel difficult and I hope to make you feel as comfortable as is possible by working at your pace, and responding to your needs, in a way that feels right for you.

I am continuing to offer therapy both face to face and online.

Please do contact me either using the email link, or my mobile telephone number, to discuss how I may be able to support you.

Member organisations

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.

Accredited register membership

UK Council for Psychotherapy
Accredited Register Scheme

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Fees

£70.00 per session
Free initial telephone session

Additional information

My fees are:

1:1 Psychotherapy: £70 per session

Neurofeedback: £90 initial session and £90 therafter. Pricing plans are offered at a reduced rate for block bookings. 

Clinical Supervision: £80 per session 

Please contact me directly to discuss commissioned rates.

When I work

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I offer psychotherapy by appointment only, either face to face, or online.

If your call is an emergency please contact your GP or  local Crisis Team (via your GP or Google).

Carlisle, Cumbria, CA1

Type of session

In person
Online

Types of client

Young people (13-17)
Young adults (18-24)
Adults (25-64)
Older Adults (65+)
Groups
Organisations

Key details

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I can offer on line sessions. Please be aware that my offices are on the first floor.

Online platforms

Whatsapp
Zoom

Supervision

In person
Online

I hold a Post Graduate Certificate in Clinical Supervision and have a particular interest in supervising therapists who are working with clients who have experienced trauma.

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Abigail Finnegan
Abigail Finnegan