Alex Jenkins - G.E.T. Therapy Ltd.

Alex Jenkins - G.E.T. Therapy Ltd.

GET Therapy Ltd
Empress Business Centre
380 Chester Road
Greater Manchester
M16 9EA

07397 945000

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About me

Hello, I specialise in working with adults who are struggling after one or more traumatic experiences, including those with Complex PTSD, in a safe manner that avoids re-traumatisation. I also work with the family members of those living with P.T.S.D. symptoms, to educate them about trauma and give them practical support. I offer a free 30-60 minute initial consultation so that you can meet me and ask any questions without obligation.

Your priorities may include: 'putting the past in the past'; coming to terms with your past; managing triggers, flashbacks and nightmares; exploring relationships with others (past and present); managing shame, anger, anxiety, depression and feeling overwhelmed; building confidence in yourself to make decisions and the boundaries to stand by them; becoming more sociable and living your authentic life.

I use a safe, trauma-aware, pragmatic, educational, empowering and solution-focused approach. Alone, traditional talking therapies can lead to re-traumatisation and trigger intensely uncomfortable states. Gentle, but powerfully effective, trauma-aware practices will mean you can heal without ever needing to go into the details of your trauma(s).

As an 'Integrative' therapist I draw on various disciplines to suit your needs. These may include Gestalt, CBT, Positive Psychology, Yoga Therapy, Self-Defence and Neurobiology, however, the underlying approaches are Humanistic and Person-Centred. I will also advise on practical Personal Safety measures if relevant.

I am a strong believer in team work and that together we will work out the best way for you to meet your therapy goals; safely, effectively and at your pace.

My aim is to empower you with knowledge and practical skills so that you will no longer need my support.

Training, qualifications & experience

I am fully qualified & registered with the National Counselling Society


Advanced Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling

Self-Defence Instructor Certificate - Combat Academy

Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling


Somatic Trauma Training - Babette Rothschild

Healing Sexual Trauma: a Somatic & Attachment Approach – Peter Levine & Diane Poole Heller

Working with Nightmares & Dreams (PTSD focus) Advanced - Complex Trauma Therapists' Network (CTTN)

DID & Perpetrator Introject – Theres Fickl

More than Words: Bringing the Body into Therapy- Yoga Therapy Manchester

Working with Self-Harm & Suicide - Positive Outcomes for Dissociative Survivors (PODS)

Working with Nightmares & Dreams (PTSD focus) Basic - CTTN

Working with Complex Trauma - CTTN

Working with Dissociative Disorders in Clinical Practice - PODS


Pro-bono work

I volunteer at Greater Manchester Rape Crisis which offers free counselling for women who have experienced sexual violence at any time in their lives.

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited


Accredited register membership

Other areas of counselling I deal with

Partners and Loved Ones of those that have been abused / are living with PTSD

Personal Safety & Self-Defence

Creating Boundaries

Vicarious and Secondary Trauma

Photos & videos

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  • Therapy Room
  • Discrete location with free on-site & roadside parking, accessible by tram, bus and train
  • GET Therapy Ltd. Logo
  • Therapy Room
  • Business Cards


For prices and discounts please refer to my website

Further information

Workplace Trauma - supporting organisations:

Group Information Workshop on Trauma & Individual Counselling & Psychotherapy

Do your staff members work with trauma?
I can provide education so that they can better support traumatised patients or clients.
I can offer education and skills training to prevent or manage vicarious or secondary trauma experienced by your staff members.

Has there been a potentially traumatic incident in your workplace?
I can support your employees to understand the potential impacts of trauma on their bodies and minds and teach them practical skills to manage and resolve them.

Location details:

A discrete, well appointed and newly decorated therapy room in calming colours.

Perfectly located for those living and/or working in or near Manchester & Salford city centres.

Easily accessible via bus, tram and car.

Free, secure on-site and local roadside parking available.

Maps & Directions

Manchester, M16 9EA

Type of session

Online counselling: Yes
Telephone counselling: No
Face to face counselling: Yes
Home visits: No

Practical details

Sign language: No
Other languages: None


Accessibility information
Wheelchair access: Yes




Mornings, Afternoons & Evenings

The further in advance you book the greater my flexibility.

Types of client

Older adults
Employee Assistance Programme