Catherine Robinson MBACP Anxiety/Depression Counsellor
Right now with what is happening in the world re COVID19 there are so many people feeling lonely isolated and depressed. I'm here to listen, help and guide whatever you need from me to help ease the pressure I will do. I'm determined to take your hand and take this journey with you will you let me?
I will not desert you or abandon you I will be by your side for as long as I'm needed. We can work together planning and organizing the sessions remember this is your hour of counselling you are in control.
I have a level 4 diploma in person-centred counselling. I qualified in 2007 and have 17 years of experience working with a range of different people. I have worked in drop-in centres for women also with men and women who are homeless. I specialize in many issues including Depression, Anxiety, domestic violence, addictions both alcohol and drug work. Various mental health issues including self-harm, Bi-Polar and eating disorders. I have worked a lot with people who are grieving both for humans and their pets. Losing a pet which I know through personnel experience can be very painful. Some people feel as much pain losing a pet as they would losing a member of their family, Pets are like members of our families.
Right now with the COVID19 hitting the world I know there are so many people needing support and guidance. Unsure of which way to turn. Well, I'm here! what you waiting for don't be nervous feel free to make contact with me I will answer any questions or worries you have. I strive to help people heal and move past emotional crisis in life through my specialities. Let my expertise with my gentle and caring nature help you. So you can get through the challenges your facing right now and move towards a more peaceful and joyful future. I have a deep passion for helping people through the emotional impact that causes you problems in your life bringing many people to heal emotional wounds to reconnect with life and move forward to a happier life. I help my clients attain a happier healthier and more rewarding life. I believe a better way forward is by acknowledging what you want and looking at how you are going to achieve this with a qualified counsellor. I also believe that all my client’s basic needs are of the utmost importance, therefore, I offer a non-judgemental, empathic honest and genuine counselling approach with a safe place to open up and share their stories which have brought them to contact a counsellor today.
Training, qualifications & experience
I qualified as a Person Centre Counseller in 2007 and have 17 years of experience working with a range of different people.
I have worked in drop-in centres for women and the homeless. A mental health unit working with young people with various mental health conditions.
I have vast experience working online counselling along with telephone talking therapy/phone/zoom/whatsapp
British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy
BACP is one of the UK’s largest professional bodies for counselling and psychotherapy. Therapists registered with the Association fall into a number of different membership categories such as Individual Member, Registered Member MBACP and Registered Member MBACP (Accred), each standing for different levels of training and experience. MBACP (Accred) and MBACP (Snr Accred) members have achieved a substantial level of training and experience approved by the Association.
Registered members can be found on the BACP Register, which was the first register to achieve Accredited Voluntary Register status issued by the Professional Standards Authority. Individual Members will have completed an appropriate counselling and/or psychotherapy course and started to practise, but will not appear on the BACP Register until they've progressed to Registered Member MBACP status.
All members are bound by a Code of Ethics & Practice and a Complaints Procedure. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.
Areas of counselling I deal with
I do use a sliding scale for my prices depending on circumstance £40 to £60