Brett Garcia MBACP

Brett Garcia MBACP

Sutton
SM2

07528 852831

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Sutton
SM2

07528 852831

About me

I'm a qualified Integrative Psychotherapist and am registered member with the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP).

For over twenty years I have worked extensively within the professional fields of Social Care; Education; Health and therapy with Children/Adolescent; Adults; Couples and Families.

Therapy:

The therapy room provides a calm, relaxing, confidential and safe environment for clients; which is imperative and essential for therapeutic work. The modalities used in therapeutic work are: Person CentredApproach; Transactional Analysis; Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT); Extentialism; Gestalt; Systemic Therapy; and Psychodynamics.

Location of the practice is 10 minutes walk from Belmont Station, and,15 minutes walk from Cheam station, and has good accessible links to overground line and buses. There is also free parking available.

The practice is open on Monday, Tuesday, & Thursday’s from 18:00 pm until 21:00 pm, and on Sunday 9:30 am until 12:30 pm. I am able to provide some morning and lunch appointments during week days. The duration of each session is 60 minutes and double sessions are available. A 15 minute telephone consultation is scheduled with a client prior to the first session.

Training, qualifications & experience

Qualifications:

Master Degree: Humanistic Integrative & Psychodynamics Psychotherapy

Degree: Pre-practitioner Course in Counselling skills

Degree: BA Social Care

Training:

Insitute of Leadership and Management (ILM)
Level 7 - Coaching and Mentoring

Working with Couples (Tavistock & Portman)
Mindfulness (Tavistock & Portman)
Working with Children & Young People (BACP)
Working with Addiction & Bereavement (BACP)
Managing children’s sleep disorders in clinical practice (Southampton Children Hospital)

Clinical experience:

Drug and Alcohol misuse
Mental Health (Schizophrenia/Personality Disorder and other associate disorders)
Domestic Violence and all types of abuse
Depression and Anxiety
Confidence and Self-Esteem
Learning Disability and Neuro Developmental Conditions

Member organisations

BACP

Accredited register membership

Other areas of counselling I deal with

I am a qualified Integrative Psychotherapist. I am able to provide therapy if you suffer from Depression; Anxiety, help you with your Confidence; Self-esteem; Stress; Relationship difficulties; Sexuality and more. I work with Adults, Couples, Children and Adolescents.

Fees

Individual session is 60 minutes: £55

Couple session is 60 minutes: £75

Family consultation: £75

Child/Adolescent/Students are charged at a lower rate of £45 for each session.

Further information

I currently work within the NHS setting as a Mental Health Clinician and Psychotherapist in a specialist team working with children and adolescents; who experience a vast range of difficulties and challenges. Part of my role, I complete triage, assessments, and family consultation.

Other part of my role I work with clients who have a diagnoses of Learning and physical Disability and Neurodevelopmental conditions where I complete therapeutic treatment and coordination of their case. I run a Sleep Service where I provide consultation and workshops. I also provide a forum for Dad’s of children who have disabilities. I provide consultations/professional reflective to other professionals. My other clinical experience includes working with adults, couples and families.

The following areas of challenges or difficulties I work with as follows:

Depression
Self-Esteem
Sense of belonging and self-identity
Eating disorder
Confidence
Anxiety
Sexual abuse
Anger Management
Behaviour
OCD
Men's issues
Family issues
Bereavement

I am a strong believer that whatever difficulties or challenges an individual and/or couple are experiencing; therapeutic support and intervention is effective to understanding and notion of change.

I receive regular clinical supervision and attend relevant CPD courses to enhance my professional development and maintain my knowledge within the changing profession of Counselling and Psychotherapy.

Maps & Directions

Sutton, SM2

Type of session

Online counselling: Yes
Telephone counselling: Yes
Face to face counselling: Yes

Practical details

Sign language: No
Other languages: None

Accessibility

Wheelchair access: Unspecified

Availability

Monday, Tuesday, & Thursday’s from 18:00 pm until 21:00 pm, and on Sunday 9:30 am until 12:30 pm. I am able to provide some appointments for mornings and lunch times during weekdays.

Types of client

Children
Young people
Adults
Older adults
Couples
Families