Cathy Servante

Worthing, West Sussex, BN14
landline 01903 873159 landline 01903 873159 07540 603189 07540 603189

About me

Hello,

Anxiety, stress, overwhelm, bereavement, abuse affect people differently and we can’t always deal with it on our own.

Please come and talk to me. Let me support you.

I work with people of all ages, addressing a wide variety of issues including General Anxiety Disorder, Depression, Panic attacks, Relationship issues, different types of Abuse and the impact these have on day to day life.

some people only need/ want a few sessions whilst others continue for more long term work. This is your choice.

I have seen many people who experience anxiety, relationship issues, depression and panic disorder really benefit from the counselling process as they begin to feel in greater control of their own life.


It changes people’s lives for the better.

Talking to and sharing ideas with someone who listens without judging can help you gain confidence, develop a better understanding of you as a person and learn about what you want from your life and how you might achieve that.

My thorough training and years of continued professional development enables me to work with people on an individual basis focusing on each person’s individual needs.
Here you can talk in a safe confidential space and explore whatever is troubling you freely and at your own pace.

Where I work


I have a succesful practice in Findon Valley near Worthing-free parking and a bus stop opposite.
I also work for Worthing Counselling Centre.

Please contact me through

email cservante@aol.com. or

text or phone me on mob. 07540603189
or landline 01903 873159

Training, qualifications & experience


My counselling experience includes:

Short and long term counselling available

  • working long term with student counsellors
  • Working on issues including anxiety, stress, self esteem, relationships,bereavement
  • Counselling teenagers with exam stress/identity issues/life changes, anxiety,depression/sexuality
  • Counselling professional adults including nurses, teachers, ex forces

I currently run a private practice in the Worthing area and work with Worthing Counselling Centre

I have also worked in a variety of settings including:

  - Offington Counselling Services-counselling adults and teenagers
   
  - Schools in Sussex e.g. Sir Robert Woodard Academy, Lancing

  - Manor Green College, Crawley -counselling teenagers and young people with ASD/ASC

  - Private Practice in central Worthing

Qualifications

Currently training in EMDR and Trauma Therapy

EFT Practitioner (Emotional Freedom Technique)-ask me about this if you are interested.

OCN BACP Accredited Clinical Supervision Qualification (Buckinghamshire)

Advanced Diploma in Integrative Counselling and Therapy (Northbrook College)

Transactional Analysis 101 

Palliative Care  Certificate (Chichester)

Honours Degree in Art/Design and Education (Birmingham)

Continuing Professional Development

I keep my work up to date  through regularly attending training courses and reading current material in relevant books and journals including the BACP publications.

Registered Member of BACP
British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Current CRB/DBS


Current insurance through Holisitic Therapies

Member organisations

BACP

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.

Accredited register membership

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

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.

Areas of counselling I deal with

Therapies offered

  • Cognitive and behavioural therapies
  • Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
  • Couples counselling
  • Existential therapy
  • Gestalt therapy
  • Humanistic therapies
  • Integrative
  • Jungian therapy
  • Mindfulness
  • Other therapies
  • Person-centred therapy
  • Psychoanalytical and psychodynamic
  • Solution focused brief therapy
  • Transactional analysis

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Fees

Individual counselling session £45 (50mins) clinical supervision £45(1hr) £55(1.5 hrs )

Concessions offered for

  • Keyworkers
  • Low income

Findon Valley
Worthing
West Sussex
BN14

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone
Home visits

Practical details

Sign language Unspecified
Other languages None

Accessibility

Wheelchair user access

Wheelchair-accessible premises should have step-free access for wheelchair users and individuals who are unable to climb stairs. If a counsellor's premises aren't step-free, they may offer alternative services such as telephone/web-based appointments, home visits, or meeting clients in different location, so you can choose the option that suits you best.

You can contact the counsellor to discuss the options available.

Under the Equality Act 2010 service providers have a duty to make reasonable adjustments to ensure that individuals with disabilities can access their service. You can read more about reasonable adjustments to help you to access services on the CAB website.

Wheelchair user access

Availability

Day and evening appointments.

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults
Couples
Groups
Organisations
Employee Assistance Programme

Supervision

In my role as Supervisor, I aim to create a collaborative working relationship.

Online supervision
Telephone supervision

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