MBACP(Accredited )Adv Dip Integrative Counsellor & Supervisor)
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Carl Harrison,MBACP (Accredited)Adv Dip Integrative Counsellor & Clinical Supervisor
Warm, empathetic, Integrative counsellor with experience of working with clients who suffer anxiety, depression and loss. Specialising in working with addictions such as drug or alcohol misuse, gambling and addiction- related relationship difficulties.
I am a qualified and experienced counsellor and have worked with many people from all different types of backgrounds, I have witnessed them find new hope and positive change through the counselling process.
The service I provide is strictly private and confidential and non-judgmental counselling whereby you have the opportunity to work through struggles and life changes.
My training was integrative counselling, which means that I draw from a range of approaches to provide the right support for each person. The number of sessions required will vary from person to person
I offer an initial assessment, whereby we can see if we can work together. We can then agree whether what you require is short-term therapy, which is six sessions and more long- term or open-ended counselling.
I believe the importance of reviewing regularly with each person as to how the counselling is going is an essential part of the process.
As an experienced supervisor I offer clinical supervision. My particular interest is helping students to develop their ability to become an effective therapeutic counsellor. My specialist area in clinical supervision is working with drug and alcohol issues and addictions.
The Services I Offer;
Individual Clinical Supervision
Student Clinical Supervision
Training, qualifications & experience
- Certificate in Clinical Supervision BACP Endorsed
- Auricular Therapist
- EFT therapist
- Certificate in Couples Counseling,2018;
- Certificate in Clinical Supervision, 2015;
- Practitioner of Meridian and Energy Therapies, 2007;
- Advanced Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling, 2004;
- Certificate in Therapeutic Counselling, 2002;
- Certificate in Counselling Skills in Development of Learning, 2001;
My Counselling Experience:
I have significant experience in working successfully with clients in areas including anxiety, relationship issues, low mood & depression, abuse, trauma, PTSD,loss and grief, low self-esteem, separation & divorce, self-harm and addictions.
Specialism - Substance Misuse & Addiction:
My area of specialism is working with clients who have addictive personalities and who suffer from drug or alcohol misuse, gambling or relationship difficulties related to their addiction.
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
Accredited Register Scheme
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Areas of counselling I deal with
Other areas of counselling I deal with
Having been Instrumental in setting up and running the Counselling Service for Substance Misuse across the whole of Suffolk. I am able to offer a full Comprehensive assessment for clients around this Issue.
Individual Counselling £50 per session
Couples Counselling £60 per session
Individual Clinical Supervision £70 per hour half
Student Supervision £35 per hour
Students require a minimum of an hour and half as per the BACP guidelines .
When I work
I am available in both Lowestoft and Great Yarmouth ,feel free to call to discuss an appointment .day and time.
Understandably, finding a counsellor may be a daunting experience so please be assured of a sympathetic response when you get in touch with me.
For an appointment or simply to find out more about counselling and the service I provide, please feel free to call on 07833 744684 or email me using the contact form at the top of my profile.
I am also happy to answer any questions or concerns you may have ,simply text on 07833744684 or email me using the contact form at the top of my profile .I will get back to you as soon as I can.
For clients who need appointments during the Evening in the lowestoft area I can also offer the Riverside Buisness Centre, NR33 0TQ.