Barbara McGarrity.BSc(Hons) Post-gradDip CounsellingPsychotherapy
Hello, my name is Barbara. My background is that I am a qualified nurse and have worked in Child and Adolescent Mental Health (CAMHS) for over thirty years.
I enjoy working with children and young people and can help with a number of issues that young people can have problems with: behavioural issues, depression, anxiety, self harm, and abuse issues. I can also see Looked After Children for therapy.
If you would like to contact me to talk about any concerns then please do not hesitate to contact me by telephone or e-mail.
I can see you either in your own home, my home or any other venue which ever is the more convenient and comfortable for the client.
Training, qualifications & experience
I am a qualified mental health nurse with over thirty years experience and have work with children and adolescents (CAMHS) mainly during that time. I am also a Clinical Nurse Specialist which means that I am a specialist within CAMHS and have a degree Bachelor of Science and also a Post-Graduate Certificate and Diploma in Counselling and Psychotherapy.
I have worked in the NHS for thirty years in a senior position supervising junior staff and offering consultancy to outside agencies.
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Anger management
- Asperger's syndrome
- Attachment disorder
- Carer support
- Child related issues
- Domestic violence
- Emotional abuse
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Panic attacks
- Physical abuse
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
- Sexual abuse
Fees are available by request. You can either telephone me on 07719636162 or text me and I will return your call. Or e-mail me and I will endeavour to get back to you within 48 hours.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
I can offer most days or evenings to suit
Types of client