Charlotte Wileman

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MBACP- Dip Counsellor
Available for new clients
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Leicester, Leicestershire, LE9 8AL
Available for new clients
Available for new clients

This professional is available for new clients.

About me

It can often feel lonely in life, even though we might be surrounded by many people, at times we may not feel fully heard or truly understood.

I aim to provide a safe space where you are able to express your thoughts and feelings around any past or present difficulties. Supporting you every step of the way, to help you find some peace and clarity.

As a counsellor I work with a person-centred approach, this means I allow you to take control of your own therapeutic journey. I use my skills to navigate you along the way, exploring any hardships or challenges on your path of self-discovery to find your true self or purpose.

I have experience of working with stress, anxiety, depression, relationship and family difficulties, low self-esteem, grief, loss, sexual and physical abuse, self-harm, suicide, and more.

Alongside my private practice, I currently offer trauma informed counselling for adults within a crisis centre working with survivors of domestic abuse and sexual violence, within the centre I also facilitate a support group for clients with varying issues offering psychoeducation, useful tools and coping strategies relating to wellbeing and mental health.

Training, qualifications & experience

Qualifications

  • Introduction to Counselling Skills (ICSK-L2)
  • Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills (CSK-L2)
  • Level 3 Certificate in Counselling Studies (CST-L3)
  • The Level 4 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling – BACP Approved Practitioner Qualification

Additional Training

  • Sleep Consultant Diploma
  • Assessments in Counselling 
  • Assessing Risk
  • Online and Telephone Counselling
  • Trauma Informed Counselling 
  • Continued Personal Development
  • FGM, Forced Marriage and Honour Based Violence
  • Safeguarding Children & Vulnerable Adults
  • Working with Anxiety
  • Working with Suicide/Awareness
  • Working with Shame
  • Group Work
  • Polyvagal Therapy
  • Trauma and the Brain/Plasticity
  • The Impact of Vicarious Trauma
  • Working in a Trauma Timeframe
  • Working with Trauma That Has Become Stuck
  • Working with Trauma Triggers and Flashbacks
  • Working with Trauma Memories
  • GDPR-Data Protection

Useful Therapy Tools

  • Trauma Grounding
  • Timelines
  • Attachment
  • Creative Therapy

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.

Accredited register membership

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy
Accredited Register Scheme

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This therapist has indicated that they belong to an Accredited Register.

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Other areas of counselling I deal with

  • Grief
  • Loss
  • Sleep 

Fees

£45.00 per session
Free initial in-person, telephone or online session

Concessions offered for

  • Keyworkers
  • Students
  • Trainee counsellors

Additional information

First contact:

I offer a free 15 minute telephone call for all enquiries, this allows us to introduce ourselves and for you to see if I am the right counsellor for you.

Second contact: 

I offer a free 45 minute assessment session, this allows us to build the therapeutic relationship. We can get a sense of how we might work together and address any questions or concerns you may have. (Available Face to Face or online)

When I work

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning
Afternoon
Evening
Night

Availability varies, its always worth an ask if you cant see a time that suits you on the above calendar.

Further information

Anxiety, depression or any form of stress can play on your mind causing sleep related problems. If you are troubled by any sleep related issues, we can explore these during our initial session.

Barwell, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE9 8AL

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone

Types of client

Young adults (18-24)
Adults (25-64)
Older Adults (65+)
Groups
Organisations
Employee Assistance Programme

Key details

DBS check

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Online platforms

Zoom
Charlotte Wileman
Charlotte Wileman