Barbara Murphy

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Greenwich SE10 & Charlton SE7
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This professional is available for new clients.

About me

It’s good to talk…right?  But it’s not always easy to.  If we are lucky we have someone in our life that we can express our inner most fears/worries and find solutions.  We may even be lucky enough to have that special person in our life who understands us and helps us make changes to smooth out the path of our lives.  The problem is we tend to compare how other people cope with problems and feel inadequate if they appear to be able to carry on through life seemingly undeterred by events while you struggle to come to terms with the disturbances of life.

Having someone to talk to who will understand and empathise, without judgment is the first step to help you understand your struggle and find within yourself ways to overcome the difficulties and challenges of life’s events.

I am a qualified Integrative Counsellor and a registered member of the BACP.  My training covered CBT, Person Centred and Psychodynamic; I use all 3 theories’ in my work focussing on the approach that best suits my client.  I can offer you a safe space to explore the unsettled parts of your life and support you in developing the ability to cope with the issues that causes you to struggle.

Training, qualifications & experience

Foundation Degree in Integrative counselling

CPCAB Level 3 Counselling Studies

CPCAB Level 2 Counselling Skills

CPCAB Intermediate Certificate in Counselling

Certificate in group counselling

Certificate in Bereavement Counselling

PTLLS (Level 3)

I have 12 years’ experience working in the community supporting people back to work.  I also facilitate parenting groups and deliver self-esteem, building confidence and motivation workshops.

I am a registered member of the BACP

Further information

I work in various locations in Greenwich and offer group counselling.

Member organisations

BACP
British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP)

BACP is one of the UK’s leading professional bodies for counselling and psychotherapy with around 60,000 members. The Association has several different categories of membership, including Student Member, Individual Member, Registered Member MBACP, Registered Accredited Member MBACP (Accred) and Senior Registered Accredited Member MBACP (Snr Acccred).

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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British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Fees

£55.00 - £85.00
Free initial telephone session

Concessions offered for

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

Additional information

£55 - 50 Minute session - Charlton 
£60 - 50 Minute session - Greenwich 
£45 - 50 Minute sessions by phone

When I work

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning
Afternoon
Evening
Night

Greenwich, SE10

Charlton, London, SE7

Type of session

In person
Phone

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults
Groups
Organisations
Employee Assistance Programme
Barbara Murphy
Barbara Murphy