Catherine Connell

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(MBACP) Counsellor/ Supervisor/ Individuals/ Couples
Available for new clients
Available for new clients

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Stockport SK6 & SK4
Available for new clients
Available for new clients

This professional is available for new clients.

About me

Hi,  I’m a qualified, Integrative Counsellor (BACP registered).  I’m friendly and supportive, and offer you a confidential space to talk openly and work on any issues you are experiencing.

I have worked with many clients who have made positive changes in their lives and moved towards the life they want.

I am trained in Person- Centred therapy, CBT, Transactional Analysis and Solution Focused Therapy, and use whichever is right for you.

You may be living with anxiety, low mood, OCD, chronic pain, health related issues, loss, identity issues,  panic attacks, relationship issues, stress, depression, low self-esteem, work related stress, issues stemming from childhood, among others.

I have worked successfully alongside clients who felt "stuck" or who needed change and personal development.

I work in person from a room in Woodley, in Stockport on Thursdays.

I also work with Couples in Heaton Moor on Monday afternoons. With Couples, I use Imago techniques, which encourage open and honest communication between partners. This approach looks for the feelings, wants and needs which lie underneath the conflict.

I also work remotely on Google Meet and telephone. Contact me for a free 20 minute introductory  phone session.

I have an up to date DBS enhanced certificate. I am committed to anti- racism and offer LGBTQ+ friendly care. The room I work from in Woodley is fully accessible.

Training, qualifications & experience

Supervision Training- Seven Eyed Model of Supervision -The Heaton Moor Counselling and Therapy Centre.

Imago Couples Therapy -Introductory Training

Registered Member of the BACP (British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy)

Diploma in Integrative counselling level 4

Certificate in counselling skills level 3

Certificate in Online Counselling- BACP/Open University

Certificate in Education- PGCE

B.A (hons) English

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.

Fees

£50.00 per session
Free initial telephone session

Concessions offered for

  • Students
  • Trainee counsellors

Additional information

£50 per session- individual therapy

£40 for students- individual therapy

£80 per session -Couples Therapy

£75 for 1.5 hrs of Supervision for Qualified Counsellors

£60 for 1.5 hrs of Supervision for Trainees (Including report writing)

When I work

I work in person in Heaton Moor on Monday afternoons

I work in person in Woodley on Thursdays,  all day

I work online and telephone throughout the week

Please email for availability 

Further information

Email me for a free telephone appointment

Woodley, Stockport, SK6

Heaton Moor, Stockport, Cheshire, SK4

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone

Types of client

Young adults (18-24)
Adults (25-64)
Older Adults (65+)
Couples

Key details

DBS check

In England and Wales, the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS, formerly known as CRB) carry out criminal records checks for individuals working with vulnerable groups, such as children. To find out more, visit gov.uk , or contact this professional directly

Online platforms

Google Meet

Supervision

In person
Online
Phone

Integrative Counsellor and Supervisor (MBACP) Registered

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Catherine Connell
Catherine Connell