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Andrew Sweeting. CBT Therapist. (BSc, MSc, Pg Dip)

London SW19 & SW15
07702071096 07702071096 Registered / Accredited
London SW19 & SW15

About me

I specialise in evidence-based treatments. Cognitive Behavioural therapy (CBT) and Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT) both have decades of high quality research demonstrating their effectiveness.

The easiest way to learn more about my practice and how I can help is to visit my website. There you easily book a free telephone consultation at a time suitable for you.

Here are some of the areas I routinely work with:

  • Depression.
  • Bereavement.
  • Difficulty moving from one role to another (the end of a relationship for instance).
  • Disputes.
  • Worry (Generalized Anxiety Disorder).
  • Social Anxiety.
  • Health Anxiety.
  • Panic.
  • OCD (Obsessive Compulsive Disorder).
  • Low Self-Esteem.
  • Clinical Perfectionism.
  • PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder).
  • Body Dysmorphia (BDD).
  • Phobias.

Training, qualifications & experience

Experience

  • NHS Primary Care Psychotherapy service delivering evidence-based therapy for Depression, Anxiety and PTSD 2010 - present.
  • Ebola Psychological Support Service - Joint Department for International Development & NHS scheme; Supervision/training of Sierra Leonean workers treating the aftermath of the Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone. 2015-2016.
  • Visiting Lecturer for MSc Occupational Psychology programme at the University of Wolverhampton. 2014 - present.
  • Cruse Bereavement Counsellor working with complex grief. 2006-2008 & 2010-2012.
  • Residential Homelessness project working with complex needs. 2008-2010.
  • Young persons charity working with young people involved in both the youth justice and social care systems. 2006-2008.

Qualifications

  • BSC (hons) Psychology (University of Dundee).
  • MSc Integrative Counselling (University of Abertay Dundee).
  • Post Graduate Diploma in CBT (Royal Holloway, University of London).
  • Post Graduate Certificate in Low Intensity Psychological Therapies (University of Plymouth).
  • IPTUK Interpersonal Psychotherapy practitioner training (Anna Freud Centre).

Professional memberships

  • Registered member of British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy -the largest organisation for Counselling in the UK (BACP).
  • Member of the British Association for Behavioural & Cognitive Psychotherapies -the Lead organisation for CBT in the UK (BABCP).
  • Accredited member of the UK Interpersonal Psychotherapy Network -the lead organisation for IPT in the UK (IPTUK).


The easiest way to learn more about my practice and how I can help is to visit my website. There you easily book a free telephone consultation at a time suitable for you.

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.

BABCP

British Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies

The BABCP is the lead organisation for Cognitive Behavioural Therapy in the UK.

Membership is open to anyone with an interest in the practice, theory or development of CBT. BABCP also provides accreditation for CBT therapists.

BABCP accredited members adhere to the Standards of Conduct, Performance and Ethics in the Practice of Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies, and are willing to be scrutinised in this adherence as required.

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.

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.

Therapies offered

  • Cognitive and behavioural therapies
  • Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
  • Integrative
  • Interpersonal therapy
  • Person-centred therapy

Fees

Face to Face, 50 minute session: £60
Skype, 50 minute session: £60

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone
Home visits

Practical details

Sign language Unspecified
Other languages None

Accessibility

Wheelchair user access

Wheelchair-accessible premises should have step-free access for wheelchair users and individuals who are unable to climb stairs. If a counsellor's premises aren't step-free, they may offer alternative services such as telephone/web-based appointments, home visits, or meeting clients in different location, so you can choose the option that suits you best.

You can contact the counsellor to discuss the options available.

Under the Equality Act 2010 service providers have a duty to make reasonable adjustments to ensure that individuals with disabilities can access their service. You can read more about reasonable adjustments to help you to access services on the CAB website.

Wheelchair user access Unspecified

Availability

If none of the following is suitable for you, then please contact me to discuss. I can usually accommodate your needs. Monday - Wednesday: 5.30-8.30pm Thursday: 9 -11am Sat: 10am-5pm

Types of client

Adults
Older adults

Social

Andrew Sweeting. CBT Therapist. (BSc, MSc, Pg Dip)

Andrew Sweeting. CBT Therapist. (BSc, MSc, Pg Dip)