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About me

Welcome to my profile.

I am an experienced integrative therapist who specialises in the field of unresolved loss, grief and trauma within an NHS Environment as well as in private practice. I specialise within EMDR to treat single and complex post-traumatic stress (PTSD) amongst the many other challenges we experience in life.

In my practice, I provide a compassionate, empathetic client-led approach combined with evidence based interventions such as Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) to support my clients through life’s challenges.

As human beings we all go through times that challenge our own natural resources, this might be as a result of trauma, loss, relationship breakdowns.

Particularly now more than ever, I am working with people who require support as a result of daily stresses which for many Covid-19 has compounded.

Please don't hesitate to get in contact if you wish to arrange a free introductory session to meet with me (virtually) and have the opportunity to see whether you feel I am someone you can relate to, as well as giving me an opportunity to understand the difficulties in which you would like help with. We can then create a plan of support together.

Training, qualifications & experience

EMDR qualified
1st Class BA honours degree in Integrative Counselling
Advanced Diploma in Integrative Counselling
Cert Hypnotherapy
Accredited with British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy
Member of EMDR UK

Recent CPD
- Roger Solomon presenting Utilisation of EMDR Therapy with Grief and Mourning
- EMDR intervention for adults with childhood insecure attachment and attachment trauma by Arun Mansukhani
- Attachment Informed EMDR with Mark Brayne

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

Registered / Accredited

Being registered/accredited with a professional body means an individual must have achieved a substantial level of training and experience approved by their member organisation.

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.

Therapies offered

  • EMDR
  • Humanistic therapies
  • Integrative
  • Interpersonal therapy
  • Mindfulness
  • Person-centred therapy
  • Transactional analysis

Fees

Free initial online session

Concessions offered for

  • Keyworkers
  • Low income
  • OAPs
  • Students
  • Trainee counsellors
  • Unemployed

Additional information

Session lengths vary between 60-90 minutes flexible depending on the focus of therapeutic work.

Cost per session £50

Concessions for Students at £30

Availability

I am available Monday to Friday with some limited evening appointments.

Further information

I am currently working with clients from around the UK as well as abroad via zoom.

Axminster Medical Practice
St. Thomas Court
Church Street
Axminster
Devon
EX13 5AG

Uplyme
Lyme Regis
Devon
DT7

Type of session

Online

Types of client

Adults
Older adults
Craig Billington BA (Hons) MBACP (Accred) Integrative and EMDR Therapist

Craig Billington BA (Hons) MBACP (Accred) Integrative and EMDR Therapist