Dani O'Connor

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Dip.Psyc MNCS (Accred)
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Barry CF63 & Llantwit Major CF61
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About me

Hi there and welcome to my profile.  I am Dani, a psychotherapeutic counsellor based in Barry, South Wales for face-to-face sessions. I also offer sessions online, nationally and worldwide and can accommodate home visits for mobility and anxiety issues.

I work with clients with anxiety, depression, relationship issues, low self-esteem, neuro divergencies, grief, LGBTQ+ issues and much more. I am dedicated to providing a safe and supportive space for individuals to explore their challenges, enhance self-awareness, and work toward positive change.

I employ an integrative therapeutic approach, drawing on various modalities to tailor treatment to each client's needs. My approach is client-centred, fostering a collaborative and non-judgmental environment. Through compassionate listening and evidence-based interventions, I guide clients in understanding and addressing the root causes of their concerns.

I have very flexible working hours so I can fit into your schedule. I can work within your time zone if you live outside the UK.

I aim to make therapy as accessible as possible for you. With this in mind, I have the following options available:

  • Face to Face in BCS Counselling Service, Barry. 
  • Online via Telehealth, Doxy. me, and WhatsApp
  • Telephone.
  • Text sessions via text message or WhatsApp. 
  • Home visits within a 5-mile radius of BCS Mental Health Practise, or Llantwit Major

I regularly attend supervision which ensures I continue to work ethically and appropriately. I am continuously updating my skills and knowledge through continued professional development, reading, and keeping up to date with the most recent advances in psychotherapy, ensuring you are in safe and capable hands at all times.

I spent a year volunteering with an organisation called Ratcliffe and Brown where I worked with clients suffering from anxiety, depression, low self-esteem, trauma, OCD, family issues, and low self-confidence.


 

Training, qualifications & experience

  • Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling Practice Level 5- Chrysalis Courses
  • Fully insured and accredited
  • Trauma and Self-identity 
  • Domestic Violence 
  • Grief and Loss
  • Couples and Family therapy
  • Menopause awareness
  • Ethics and boundaries
  • A year volunteering with Ratcliffe and Brown CIC
  • Trauma-Informed Counselling 
  • Psychology degree ongoing

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

Registered / Accredited

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NCPS
National Counselling & Psychotherapy Society (NCPS)

The National Counselling and Psychotherapy Society

This Not For Profit association of counsellors and psychotherapists aim to support the counselling profession, members and training organisations.

In 2013 the NCS register was accredited by the Professional Standards Authority under the Accredited Voluntary Register Scheme. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

Accredited register membership

National Counselling & Psychotherapy Society
Accredited Register Scheme

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National Counselling & Psychotherapy Society

Areas of counselling I deal with

Fees

£50.00 per session
Free initial telephone or online session

Additional information

I also offer Couples Counselling for £60 a session 

When I work

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning
Afternoon
Evening
Night

I work Monday to Friday 8am until 8.30pm, 7.30 pm being the last session start time. Saturday working hours are 10am until 2pm

Further information

If you have any accessibility issues, please reach out and I will do all I can to assist you to have a session.

42A Holton Road, Barry, Vale of Glamorgan, CF63 4HD

Llantwit Major, South Glamorgan, CF61

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone
Home visits

Types of client

Young people (13-17)
Adults (25-64)
Older Adults (65+)
Couples
Groups
Employee Assistance Programme

Key details

DBS check

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I offer home visits to aid any accessibility issues

Online platforms

Doxy
Whatsapp
Google Meet
Zoom
Microsoft Teams

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