Ann Thomas

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London, Greater London, N3
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About me

I am a psychotherapeutic counsellor and an accredited member of the National Counselling and Psychotherapy Society. I trained in person-centred and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy/Relational Emotive Behavioural Therapy. I am qualified to undertake telephone and online counselling.

My counselling approach is integrative. I work with young people and adults and with people from diverse/multicultural backgrounds and from all diverse groups - with / without complex needs.

I counsel in a range of issues- including anxiety, depression, low self-esteem loss and bereavement, issues relating to domestic violence, matrimonial difficulties separation and divorce; issues relating to abuse in childhood and substance abuse.  

As well as my private practice I provide a counselling service as a volunteer in my local community. 

I have a state registered nursing qualification which included mental health nursing.  I have a legal qualification. 

I am currently completing the Level 6 Advance Certificate in Clinical Supervision.

I offer face-to-face counselling, remote/online and telephone

I also offer supervision.

Training, qualifications & experience

  • BTEC Level 5 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling
  • Diploma in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy/Rational Emotive Behavioural Therapy
  • Certificate in Online and Telephone Counselling

Other qualifications:

  • State Registered Nurse
  • Legal qualifications

CPD's:

  • End of Life care
  • Child Mental Health
  • Domestic violence
  • Open University modules working towards open degree
  • Investigating Psychology
  • Introduction to Childhood Studies
  • Counselling-Exploring fear and sadness
  • Death and Dying
  • Counselling and Forensic Psychology

Experience:

Since 2017, I have provided counselling services on a voluntary basis in two local communities - working with people with complex needs from diverse cultural backgrounds. I have also worked with clients from overseas remotely until recently.

I have a small private counselling practice, andI have extensive experience with child/family and mental health issues in my legal work. I have also cared for the mentally ill in nursing and following qualification in mental health organisations.

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

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NCPS
National Counselling & Psychotherapy Society (NCPS)

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In 2013 the NCS register was accredited by the Professional Standards Authority under the Accredited Voluntary Register Scheme. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

Accredited register membership

National Counselling & Psychotherapy Society
Accredited Register Scheme

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National Counselling & Psychotherapy Society

Fees

£35.00 - £50.00

Concessions offered for

  • Low income
  • Keyworkers
  • OAPs
  • Students
  • Trainee counsellors
  • Unemployed
  • Refugees

Additional information

I offer discounted frees to young people and students.

As I am a trainee supervisor, I offer the first 4 sessions free for supervisees and thereafter £35 per one hour session.

London, Greater London, N3

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone
Home visits

Types of client

Young people (13-17)
Young adults (18-24)
Adults (25-64)
Older Adults (65+)

Key details

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Supervision

In person
Online
Phone

I offer supervision at no charge for the first four sessions. Then at £35 per hour. Call me on 07544593810 for more details.

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