Dawn Battle, Reg MBACP.
Hi, my name is Dawn, I’m qualified in person centred approach, and offer a confidential counselling service for adults, adolescent and children.
I am proud to be able to see the world through other peoples eyes , i feel privileged to have supported people from all walks of life and with diverse backgrounds. The feedback I get from others is that I am accepting, warm and non judgmental. I will work alongside you to assist with any changes you wish to make in your life.
I aim to offer clients a safe and empathic environment, to empower you to explore difficulties and challenges you may be experiencing.
Training, qualifications & experience
Working together to safeguard children, Kirklees safeguarding board.
Diploma Counselling children and adolescent.
ABC, Level 4 Diploma in therapeutic Counselling.
ABC, Level 3 certificate in Counselling skills.
ABC, Level 2 Award in Counselling concept.
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Anger management
- Asperger's syndrome
- Attachment disorder in children
- Behaviour problems
- Bipolar disorder
- Bulimia nervosa
- Career counselling
- Carer support
- Child related issues
- Childhood bereavement
- Childhood bullying
- Children’s learning difficulties
- Depression and anxiety in children
- Domestic violence
- Drug abuse
- Eating disorders
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Feeling sad
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Hearing voices
- Learning difficulties
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Panic disorder
- Paranoid personality disorder
- Passive aggressive behaviour
- Physical abuse
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
- Postnatal depression
- Pregnancy and birth
- Relationship problems
- Separation anxiety
- Sexual abuse
- Suicidal thoughts
- Work-related stress
- Young carers
Other areas of counselling I deal with
Prison related issues, support against re-offending , support families affected by drug and alcohol abuse, guilt issues.
My fee is £35 per hour, it’s important for you to feel comfortable in a counselling relationship, so I offer, a free 30 minute initial meeting either face- face or by telephone, to discuss any questions you may have.
I have low cost consessions to provide affordable Counselling for individuals on low incomes.
I can offer home visits to support clients who may struggle to leave home.
I am a fully qualified Counsellor I’m insured and a registered member of the British Association for Counselling and psychotherapy (BACP). As a member I follow their ethical guidelines, which is based around being trustworthy and honest, providing confidentiality and putting clients best interest first in everything I do.
I continue professional development to keep my skills and knowledge up to date.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
I offer counselling to clients in their own home, to support individuals who find it difficult to leave home.
I can offer evening and weekend appointments, Thursday am and Friday.
Types of client