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About me

Therapy is a wonderful opportunity to understand more about yourself, how different aspects of your personality can work together in a positive way or how they can overwhelm with anxiety or depression. Gaining insight, discovering and acknowledging inner resources gives an opportunity to enhance life and bring peace of mind.

I have many years’ experience of counselling and supervising counsellors and offer a non-judgmental and accepting warm space where you will be welcomed. My clients come with a wide variety of issues but each person is treated as a unique individual and a way forward for them is found according to their needs. I offer short term therapy regarding a particular issue in life or longer-term personal development when life has been clouded by childhood distress, trauma, bereavement and other debilitating issues which prevent movement towards potential.

If you have not accessed therapy before, or even if you have, it can feel strange and a bit daunting, however I would encourage you to have an initial session, meet with me and see how you feel. There is no obligation to continue, it is in your hands!

I am currently working through zoom and have found this to be most effective as long as you can access a non-interrupted and confidential space for sessions.

About me personally - I am CIS gendered, Buddhist, nature lover, veg grower and dog owner/walker...

Training, qualifications & experience

Counselling since 2005 both in voluntary organizations and privately.

Experienced in working with trauma, rape, sexual abuse and domestic abuse.

Accredited Member of the National Counselling Society and an Approved Supervisor.

Higher National Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling

Diploma in Individual and Group Counselling Supervision

NLP Practitioner

Level 3 Trauma Training with Janina Fisher

Level 1 Internal Family Systems (IFS)

Cruse Bereavement Training

Accredited by the Infant Loss Foundation

On line courses-

Internal Family Systems Therapy : Step-by-Step Procedures for Healing Traumatic Wounds & Alleviating Anxiety, Depression, Trauma, Addiction

Internal Family Systems (IFS) for Trauma, Anxiety, Depression & More

Shame and Self-Loathing in the Treatment of Trauma Strategies

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.

NCS

National Counselling Society

The National Counselling Society

This Not For Profit association of counsellors and psychotherapists aim to support the counselling profession, members and training organisations.

In 2013 the NCS register was accredited by the Professional Standards Authority under the Accredited Voluntary Register Scheme. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

Accredited register membership

National Counselling Society

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.

Other areas of counselling I deal with

There are many 'areas of counselling' and many categories of diagnosis, however my way of working is to meet each individual person with compassion and help them see their capacity for growth and wholeness despite their 'issue' or their 'label'.

So if you do not find your 'area' of counselling here, don't be downhearted, you are welcome to get in touch!

Fees

£40.00 per session
Free initial telephone or online session

Concessions offered for

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

Additional information

I offer a complimentary 10- 15 minute initial consultation via zoom or phone

£40 for per hour session
Sessions last 60 minutes or more if negotiated.

If finances are difficult for you right now we may be able to come to an arrangement that suits you, please don't hesitate to ask.

Hereford
Herefordshire
HR4

Type of session

Online

Types of client

Adults
Older adults
Organisations

Key details

DBS check

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Online platforms

Zoom

Supervision

In person supervision
Online supervision
Telephone supervision

I am an experienced Integrative Counsellor and have been providing Counselling Supervision since training with Cascade in 2012.

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Carol Harrington

Carol Harrington