I am a qualified therapeutic counsellor and a registered member of the British Association of Counsellors and psychotherapists.
I conduct my counselling practice within the BACP ‘Ethical Framework for Counsellors’, and also the BACP Guidelines for Telephone Counselling and Psychotherapy. Information relating to both of these documents can be found at www.bacp.co.uk .
I work with a wide and diverse client groups which include difficulties with anxiety, depression, anger, relationships, addiction and abuse and many others.
I am a fully trained counsellor having achieved a Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling.
I work with clients in both short and long term settings and i also provide telephone counselling, which provides the opportunity for clients to access counselling in the privacy of there home if necessary.
I offer safe, friendly individual counselling in a confidential setting exploring issues within a pace that is suited to your need.
I work integratively which means i work using a number of therapeutic approaches to meet your individual need.
Training, qualifications & experience
I have worked with a wide range of clients, and have gained substantial experience of helping people with a broad range of issues which include anxiety, depression, stress, anger, eating disorders, weight management issues, relationships, trauma and issues around faith and christianity. I have also coordinated psycho-educational groups providing an environment for client to become more aware of how thoughts and emotions affect behaviour and mood in a group setting where life experiences of other group members have had a huge impact on the growth and development of the others.
I have also worked with children aged from 4-11 in a school setting, using play therapy and other approaches to engage and explore there unique life experiences.
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Anger management
- Antisocial personality disorder
- Attachment disorder
- Attachment disorder in children
- Avoidant personality disorder
- Behaviour problems
- Binge-eating disorder
- Borderline personality disorder
- Career counselling
- Carer support
- Dependent personality disorder
- Depression and anxiety in children
- Domestic violence
- Eating disorders
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Feeling sad
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Panic disorder
- Physical abuse
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
- Postnatal depression
- Relationship problems
- Seasonal affective disorder (SAD)
- Separation and divorce
- Separation anxiety
- Suicidal thoughts
- Work-related stress
- Young carers
Charges are £40 per session for face to face counselling and £30 per session for telephone counselling, however personal circumstances may be taken into consideration and concessions are given in exceptional cases.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
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Types of client