Caroline Patrick - Elite Counselling

Caroline Patrick - Elite Counselling

Hill Village Road
Sutton Coldfield
West Midlands
B75

07875 243989

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About us

Hello,

Thank you for taking the time to look at my profile and consider my service.

Taking the first step to accessing therapy takes courage. I hope that you find the support that can assist you to achieve your goals in moving forward in your life.

I am a trained qualified and Registered counsellor with  20yrears of experience with different counselling modalities.

I have offices in Birmingham where I provide counselling to meet the needs of the individual. adults, children and young people. These offices are situated in a safe, confidential space which allows you the freedom to explore the issues that brought you to counselling.

I am a person-centred counsellor and I work with children, young people and adults who are experiencing a range of difficulties such as Anxiety, depression, past trauma, relationship issues bereavement, loss, low self-esteem and self-harm.

Even though I am a person-centred I also incorporate other approaches such as Cognitive Behaviour Therapy( CBT) in my practice.

My beliefs are that providing a non-judgemental and empathetic approach will help to build a trusting therapeutic relationship which I believe is fundamental to the individual progressing in counselling.

Has a counsellor and Trainee play therapist with over 10 years of experience working with children and young people. I believe that children first medium of expression is through play, For this reason, I may use play to help the child safely express their feelings and experiences.

Training, qualifications & experience

  • Level 4 diploma therapeutic counselling
  • Degree in early years
  • Internalise racism workshop
  • Triple P parenting (teen and primary care)
  • Child protection Group Facilitation skills and Safeguarding training
  • Play therapist (PTUK)
  • Mind fullness skills

I have wealth of experience of working as a counsellor and therapeutic practitioner within a variety of settings, including schools, charitable organisation working with vulnerable children, young people and adults who are experiencing a variety of issue.

2011 - I worked as a counsellor providing counselling to children and young people who have experienced loss, exploring their experiences through mediums including play, art and discussion

2013 - I worked as a counsellor working with adults and young people that are experiencing anxiety, depression, self-harm and relationship issues.

Prior to the above organisation, I worked as an intensive family support worker which involved working with families that are experinceing a wide varity of  difficulties.

Member organisations *

BACP

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Fees

Assessment fees - £50

Session fee - £40

Further information

Regulations

  • I have an approved Disclosure and Barring Service(DBS)
  • I am registered with the information commissioner office(ICO) all clients details are stored incurrence within the guidelines.
  • As a member of BACP, I adhere to its ethical framework and code of conduct.

Maps & Directions

Sutton Coldfield, B75

Type of session

Online counselling: No
Telephone counselling: No
Face to face counselling: Yes
Home visits: No

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: None

Accessibility

Wheelchair access: Yes

Availability

Evenings and weekends

Types of client

Children
Young people
Adults