Anne Aitken M.A. MBACP Registered/Accredited
I am an independent counsellor/psychotherapist working in Birkdale, Southport and in Manchester City Centre. I specialise in Relationship and psychosexual therapy and also offer general counselling. I have worked as a sessional therapist at the Priory Hospital in Altrincham. I have twenty-six years experience of working both in the NHS and Private Practice as well as working for EAP Companies, where I see employees. I also see people who are experiencing:-
Lack of Self-Esteem
Work Related Stress
Traumatic Life Events
Coming to Terms with illness
I also run Workshops
Training, qualifications & experience
I began my career with Relate and worked for them for twelve years as a Relationship Therapist. I completed my M.A. in Counselling in 1995. I have a Diploma in Psychosexual Therapy and a Post-Graduate Certificate in Supervision. I am BACP accredited (Snr.) and work to their Code of Ethics and Practice. I am also an Associate Member of the Royal Society of Medicine. Registered with the United Kingdom Register of Counsellors and Psychotherapists
Accredited register membership
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Emotional abuse
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Internet addiction
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Panic attacks
- Physical abuse
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
- Postnatal depression
- Pregnancy and birth
- Relationship problems
- Separation and divorce
- Sex problems
- Sexual abuse
- Work-related stress
Other areas of counselling I deal with
Workplace Mediation. I am a qualified workplace mediator.
£40 per session for daytime appointments.
£50 per session for appointments after 6.15p.m. and weekends.
£50 per session.
Manchester Practice is based in a listed building in the centre of Manchester on Deansgate, close to station and transport links.
Birkdale Practice is five minutes walk from Birkdale Station and has on-road parking.
Further details e-mail: email@example.com
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
Monday - Friday, daytime and evening appointments. Weekend appointments on request.
Types of client
|Employee Assistance Programme|
Supervision & training
I am a qualified supervisor and offer supervision to counsellors working with individuals and couples. I also offer supervision in psychosexual therapy.View supervision profile