Ayesha Yousuf, Art Psychotherapist, MA, Dip, HCPC (Reg) Ealing, West London
I provide one to one and group (Talk and Art) psychotherapy to adults and children in Ealing. I have experience of helping people along their journey of becoming more fully and deeply ‘themselves’ through the arts.
My expertise lies in working with differences, race, gender and identity issues.
Training, qualifications & experience
I have a Masters in Integrative Arts Psychotherapy, an Advanced Diploma in Therapeutic and Educational Application of the Arts and a Bachelor's Degree in Fine Art. In addition to this I am a trained Level 3 CATT (Children's Accelerated Trauma Technique) therapist.
My experiences are within the mental health and care industry; in a broad range of settings, with adult clients from various backgrounds and a variety of needs, including: Anxiety, Attachment and relationship difficulties, Bereavement, Depression, Domestic violence, Existential crisis, Historic physical/sexual abuse, Differences (Identity, gender, race), self confidence issues and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). I have also supported parents and carers of children with learning difficulties.
Registered / Accredited
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Health and Care Professions Council
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They keep a register of health professionals who meet their standards, and they take action if registered health professionals fall below those standards. They were created by a piece of legislation called the Health Professions Order 2001.
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Areas of counselling I deal with
Other areas of counselling I deal with
Race and culture