Saddleworth " Listening Ear" Counselling/Supervision service.
I have been a registered member of BACP since 2003 as a counsellor and supervisor.
I currently work part-time for a company that deals with weight loss, this I have done for 5yrs . This includes working with your Relationship with food and the triggers that prevent you taking control over your weight, looking at comfort eating, binge eating, and better ways of taking care of yourself. I facilitate group supervision monthly for the therapist team.
What I find is clients have a wide range of underline mental health issues including anxiety, depression, relationship problems, trauma, and bereavement . I give you a safe space to talk and be heard with respect and care. Giving you space, and time to process helping you understand/identify how you can make realistic changes in you life with my support whilst joining you on this journey of discovery.
I have 10yrs experience working for Women's Aid Domestic Abuse. This work has brought a huge range of issue including all forms of Abuse. Family and friends relationships working on boundaries to keep you safe within the relationship. I worked with young people, families, and provided 1-1 and group supervision to the volunteer trainee counsellors.
I have a small private practice as a counsellor and supervisor to counsellors .I work with individuals young people/adults , couple's, and family's helping resolve any issues and helping to support you to reach your potential.
I have been employed to provide EAP counselling for some insurance companies.
Training, qualifications & experience
- 2004 Strathclyde University
- Post Grad Dip in Person Centred Counselling Strathclyde. accredited course
- 2006/7 Playfield centre Fife Scotland.
- Introduction to Play therapy , Music therapy, Drama therapy, Mediation, Couple counselling, Group facilitation
- 2008 Jennie Biancardi
- certificate in supervision Person centre Psycho drama accredited course
- 2010 Glasgow therapy centre
- Tool kit in CBT accredited course
- 2003 volunteered Fife Abuse Survivors project , Drug and Alcohol project
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
Accredited Register Scheme
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Areas of counselling I deal with
Other areas of counselling I deal with
Weight loss ( understanding your relationship with food )
Individuals I have a sliding scale £30-£50 you pay what you can afford on the scale. 50min
Couples £45. 50 min session.
Family £45 . 50 min session.
Home visit £60. 50 min session.
supervision I have a sliding scale £30-60 you pay what you can afford on the scale.
Companies £45 individual session.