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MBACP, Counselling and Psychotherapy

About me

* All sessions being held remotely via Zoom or over the phone until further notice*

For many years now I have been passionate about finding out how to best promote positive mental health, emotional well-being and psychological resilience in myself and those around me. I love talking to people about their experiences and finding out about who they are, and discovering together with people what it means to be human and be well in a world that can at times be very challenging. I deeply believe in the healing potentials of compassion, empathy and self-awareness as a means of healing psychological wounds and helping us reach our full potential.

Training and Experience

In 2018 I completed my Diploma in Transactional Analysis Counselling, and have recently completed a second Diploma in Integrative Psychotherapy (2021). I am a member of the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) and abide by their ethical framework. I have also worked as a mental health support worker for the last four years, and have experience providing emotional support to people through difficult and challenging times in their lives, helping them to regain their self-confidence and sense of hope for the future.

Availability

My practice hours are Monday - Thursday daytime and evening.

​I endeavor to make my practice LGBTQ+ friendly and an open and welcoming space for people from all cultures and backgrounds.

​Please feel free to contact me with any enquiries.

Training, qualifications & experience

Diploma in Transactional Analysis Counselling (2018; Elan Training and Development)

Diploma in Integrative Psychotherapy (2021; Elan Training and Development)

How to do counselling online: a coronavirus primer (2020; Open University and BACP)

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

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).

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British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Fees

£45.00 per session
Free initial telephone or online session

Concessions offered for

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

Additional information

Initial consultation - Free

Standard Rate - £45 per session

Concessionary rates - £30 (limited number)

(Sessions last 60 minutes)

When I work

Monday - Thursday daytime and evening

Manchester, Greater Manchester, M14

Type of session

Online
Phone

Types of client

Adults

Online platforms

Whatsapp
Zoom

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