About me

I am an analytic psychotherapist who works with short term and long term therapy to better help the client reach what they want to achieve. I am experienced working in private practice and within the NHS with a variety of age groups and client needs. I provide a safe space to explore whatever issues the client feels need addressing in a non-judgemental and supportive environment.

The therapy goals of the client are addressed in the sessions, although these can change as therapy progresses. Dealing with current issues, becoming less stuck in past patterns of behaviour that are unhelpful and developing ones potential and feeling more "at ease" with oneself are also therapy goals.

Call me to see if I can help you. An initial conversation will help establish if you feel comfortable with me before beginning therapy.

Training, qualifications & experience

Years in Practice: 6 Years

Membership: UK Council for Psychotherapy / Member

Training: Analytic Psychotherapy / 2015

I have experience of a wide range of clients and age groups, working in short and long term therapy.

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

Registered / Accredited

Being registered/accredited with a professional body means an individual must have achieved a substantial level of training and experience approved by their member organisation.

UKCP

UK Council for Psychotherapy

The UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) is a leading professional body for the education, training and regulation of psychotherapists and psychotherapeutic counsellors. Its register is accredited by the government's Professional Standards Authority.

As part of its commitment to protect the public, it works to improve access to psychotherapy, to support and disseminate research, to improve standards and to respond effectively to complaints against its members.

UKCP standards cover the range of different psychotherapies. Registration is obtained by training or accrediting with one of its member organisations, or by holding a European Certificate in Psychotherapy. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

Accredited register membership

UK Council for Psychotherapy

Accredited Register Scheme

The Accredited Register Scheme was set up in 2013 by the Department of Health (DoH) as a way to recognise organisations that hold voluntary registers which meet certain standards. These standards are set by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).

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

Therapies offered

  • Group therapy
  • Intercultural Therapy
  • Psychoanalytic therapy
  • Psychoanalytical and psychodynamic
  • Psychodynamic therapy

98 Rutland Avenue
Southend-on-Sea
Essex
SS1 2XN

Type of session

In person
Barry Solomons

Barry Solomons