Anne Twyford

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Dip Couns Registered MBACP (Accred)
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West Malling, Kent, ME19 4YU
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This professional is currently not accepting new clients and may not respond to general enquiries at this time.

About me

I qualified as a Counsellor in 2008 and have experience of working with adults who are having difficulty with stress, anxiety, panic attacks, depression, anger, alcohol and drug abuse, childhood emotional, sexual and physical abuse, relationship problems, loss, health concerns, eating concerns, domestic violence, self-harm, change.

I also have experience of working with adults who have come to counselling for Personal Development, to discover more about who they are and why they have become the person they are, as well as adults who just want the chance to talk things through with someone impartial in order to gain a different perspective to their life.

For more information about how I would work with specific concerns please see my website.

Training, qualifications & experience

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Foundation Certificate - Transactional Analysis Counselling & Psychotherapy - 2017
  • Introduction to Transactional Analysis (TA101) - 2016
  • Diploma in Integrative Counselling - 2008
  • Level 3 Certificate in Counselling - 2006
  • Level 2 Certificate in Counselling - 2005
  • Introduction to Counselling Skills and Theory - 2005

WORKSHOPS / PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT:

  • How to do Counselling Online: A Coronavirus Primer
  • Moving Your Practice Online
  • Working with Dissociative Disorders in Clinical Practice
  • Disordered Eating
  • Working Therapeutically with Men who have experienced Sexual Violation
  • The Trauma Counsellor's Toolbox
  • Working with Trauma
  • Working with the Hidden Face of Shame
  • Working with Obesity
  • A Single Session Integrated Approach
  • Working with survivors of childhood sexual abuse
  • Working with children of separated parents
  • Drug awareness
  • Building confidence
  • Group work
  • Death & Bereavement
  • Cognitive Behaviour Coping Skills Therapy
  • Alcohol Awareness

I am an Accredited Registered Member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy and, as such, I am bound by their Ethical Framework for Good Practice and subject to the Professional Conduct Procedure for the time being in force.

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

Registered / Accredited

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BACP
British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP)

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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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This therapist has indicated that they belong to an Accredited Register.

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Other areas of counselling I deal with

Personal Development
Self-Discovery

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Fees

£60.00 per session

Additional information

I offer Open Ended Therapy for individuals aged 18 and over.

My fee for an Initial Assessment Session is £60.00.

My fee is £60.00 per session.

Please contact me or see my website (www.annetwyfordcounselling.uk) for information or to book an Initial Assessment Session.

If you would like the opportunity to have an Informal Discussion about counselling and the way it works I am able to offer a free 30 minute consultation.  Please note that this would be an opportunity to find out more about the way I work and would NOT be a counselling session.

When I work

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My normal appointment times are Tuesdays 10am - 4pm, Wednesdays 10am - 7pm and Fridays 10.30am - 4pm. Please enquire for my current available appointment times.

Further information

If you have any questions or would like any further information please contact me by phone, text or e-mail. 

I am unable to answer the telephone when I'm with a Client. or when I'm not working, so please leave me a message stating your name, telephone number and a brief message and I will call you back as soon as possible.  Alternatively, you could send me a text or email.

Please note that my emails may go into your Junk folder so please check there if you don't hear back from me in a couple of days.

60 Churchill Square, Kings Hill, West Malling, Kent, ME19 4YU

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone

Types of client

Adults (25-64)
Older Adults (65+)

Key details

My room is on the first floor of a building which doesn’t have a lift. Alternative arrangements may be possible with notice.

Online platforms

Zoom

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Anne Twyford
Anne Twyford