Colette McBride MBACP (Accred.)UKRCP,Dip Higher Education Psychology,RGN

Colette McBride MBACP (Accred.)UKRCP,Dip Higher Education Psychology,RGN

2 Church Meadow
BT34 4YE


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About me

I have 19 years experience working in the counselling field, including voluntary, statutory and Private sectors.

My experience includes:

  • Working within a GP practice dealing with issues including anxiety,depression,social anxiety,OCD and trauma therapy.
  • Referrals received from Social Services incorporating Consultative and Reporting work.
  • I work with couples /individuals experiencing relationship difficulties.
  • Working with survivors of sexual abuse, including taking referrals from an organisation dealing with survivors of Clerical abuse.
  • Working with individuals in crisis, experiencing suicidal thoughts, intent.
  • Worked within the probation Service,N.Ireland with young offenders working towards rehabilitation.
  • I work as a Part- time Lecturer delivering counselling courses.

I am currently on a Register as an Accredited Psychotherapist for the charity, Yes To Life, which offers counselling to individuals diagnosed with Cancer and their families.Clients and family members can access this service following an initial assessment and is delivered at no cost.

Training, qualifications & experience

Registered General Nurse (1990-2010)
Certificate in Counselling Skills (1999-2000)
Certificate in Counselling Theory (2000-2001)
Advance Certificate in Counselling (2001-2003)
Advanced Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling 2004
BACP Accredited Counsellor/Psychotherapist 2012
UKRCP Registered Independent Counsellor/Psychotherapist 2012

Dip HE Psychology(OPEN) 2019
Currently studying BSC Hons in Psychology and Counselling with Open University(Completion date,June 2021)

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited


Accredited register membership


£40 per individual session.
£50 per couple.
Concessions may apply.

Further information

I work as a Part time Lecturer within Southern Regional College  delivering courses on Counselling.

Maps & Directions

Kilkeel, BT34 4YE

Type of session

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

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: None


Accessibility information
Wheelchair user access: Yes


Daytime and evening appointments available.

Types of client

Young people
Older adults
Employee Assistance Programme