About me

I am currently only able to offer sessions remotely via Zoom or telephone.

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As a fully qualified, experienced and BACP and BPC accredited counsellor, I offer a constructive, grounded approach in a safe and confidential environment. My aim is to help you explore and gain clarity on aspects of your life; and enable you to talk about difficult and painful issues to help examine and resolve the causes of distress.

It is often only by looking more closely at ourselves and the experiences that have formed our lives that we are able to understand our motivations and develop new ways of being.

I work with people on a wide range of recognised problems, including anxiety, depression, self-esteem, difficulties in relationships, trauma, addictions etc.

I am also able to help people with problems that are more difficult to define - a sense of confusion about their lives and about who they are, a lack of direction, a loss of meaning or joy in living, or difficulties in relating to others and in sustaining good relationships.

Experience has taught me that each individual who comes to counselling brings with them a unique set of circumstances, background, values and beliefs. It is important for me to be respectful, genuine, and empathetic towards this, and aim to work with you towards a resolution which respects who you are and your situation in life.

Training, qualifications & experience

BACP & BPC Accredited Diploma in Psychodynamic Counselling and Therapy.

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.

BACP

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

BACP is one of the UK’s largest professional bodies for counselling and psychotherapy. Therapists registered with the Association fall into a number of different membership categories such as Individual Member, Registered Member MBACP and Registered Member MBACP (Accred), each standing for different levels of training and experience. MBACP (Accred) and MBACP (Snr Accred) members have achieved a substantial level of training and experience approved by the Association.

Registered members can be found on the BACP Register, which was the first register to achieve Accredited Voluntary Register status issued by the Professional Standards Authority. Individual Members will have completed an appropriate counselling and/or psychotherapy course and started to practise, but will not appear on the BACP Register until they've progressed to Registered Member MBACP status.

All members are bound by a Code of Ethics & Practice and a Complaints Procedure. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

BPC

British Psychoanalytic Council

The British Psychoanalytic Council (BPC) is a professional association, representing the profession of psychoanalytic psychotherapy.

The organisation is itself made up of fourteen member organisations and BPC accredits the trainings of its member organisations. An individual who qualifies from one of these trainings is then eligible for entry into the BPC's register.

BPC registrants are governed by a code of ethics, a policy of continuing professional development, a statement on confidentiality and a complaints procedure. The BPC is a Member Society of the European Federation for Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy in the Public Sector (EFPP). Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

Accredited register membership

British Association for Counselling & 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.

British Psychoanalytic Council

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.

Therapies offered

Fees

From £60.00 to £70.00

Additional information

Fees for sessions are individually discussed and agreed.

If on a low income or a student, a concessional rate may be available.

Individual Counselling: £60-£70 per 50 minute session.

Further information

I abide by the BACP (British Association of Psychotherapy and Counselling) Ethical Framework for the Counselling Professions.

Bushey
Hertfordshire
WD23

East Finchley
London
N2

Type of session

Online
Phone

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults

Key details

DBS check

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Online platforms

Zoom
Alex Moss

Alex Moss