Amie Keating

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MBACP Counsellor PG Dip. Counselling and Psychotherapy
Available for new clients
Available for new clients

This professional is available for new clients.

Manchester, Greater Manchester, M21
Available for new clients
Available for new clients

This professional is available for new clients.

About me

Seeking counselling can feel incredibly daunting, particularly if you are experiencing overwhelming feelings or emotions. Counselling can offer a space where you can be heard, accepted and supported in a non-judgemental and compassionate way.

I see therapy as a joint venture, with the therapeutic relationship being fundamental to bringing about change.

I am a fully qualified and experienced counsellor, working with adults and young people over the age of 16. I offer a warm, empathic and confidential space, where you can explore your personal difficulties and develop greater self awareness and understanding, which can lead to long term change.

My approach is person centred, which focuses on respecting each client's unique experience and supporting them to find their sense of agency and self belief. I also draw upon other modalities, such as cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) and mindfulness, to best meet the needs of each client. I work in an open ended way, offering both short and long term work, sessions will be guided by you and we will always go at your pace.

Over the years I have supported clients from a range of backgrounds and of various ages to overcome issues including; trauma, abuse, anxiety, depression, bereavement, sexual violence, grief and addiction. 

My practice is based in Chorlton and I offer online, in person and outdoor therapy. 

Being outdoors can provide a safe, supportive and therapeutic environment for counselling, particularly for clients who might find indoor sessions overwhelming. 

I offer a free initial consultation (20 minutes) via phone or zoom. Together we can explore what has prompted you to seek therapy, and you can get an idea of what it might be like for us to work with one another. 

Training, qualifications & experience

I am a registered member of the BACP and have a Postgraduate Diploma in Counselling and Psychotherapy. 

I am fully insured, comply with GDPR and work to the BACP ethical framework. 

Member organisations

BACP
British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP)

BACP is one of the UK’s leading professional bodies for counselling and psychotherapy with around 60,000 members. The Association has several different categories of membership, including Student Member, Individual Member, Registered Member MBACP, Registered Accredited Member MBACP (Accred) and Senior Registered Accredited Member MBACP (Snr Acccred).

Registered and accredited members are listed on the BACP Register, which shows that they have demonstrated BACP’s recommended standards for training, proficiency and ethical practice. The BACP Register was the first register of psychological therapists to be accredited by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).

Accredited and senior accredited membership are voluntary categories for members who choose to undertake a rigorous application and assessment process to demonstrate additional standards around practice, training and supervision.

Individual members will have completed an appropriate counselling or psychotherapy course and started to practise, but they won’t appear on the BACP Register until they've demonstrated that they meet the standards for registration. Student members are still in the process of completing their training.

All members are bound by the BACP Ethical Framework and a Professional Conduct Procedure.

Accredited register membership

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy
Accredited Register Scheme

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British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Fees

£60.00 per session

Additional information

Concessions available 

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Manchester, Greater Manchester, M21

Type of session

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Amie Keating
Amie Keating