D Kaye Hamer (BSC Hons MBACP Accred)
Anger,Sadness, Depression, Anxiety, Loss, Grief , Relationship Issues and Illness, can hit us when we least expect it.
Loneliness, isolation and separation can make it all the harder to move forward or find resources to cope.
I am someone who will to listen unconditionally , empathically and work alongside you so that you can explore how you can move forward to find the life you deserve.
I also work with Generalised Anxiety, Clinical Depression, Bi- polar disorder and other long term difficulties. I am qualified to work with long term emotional difficulties and I can support you if you are coping with long term mental health difficulties and you cant find the help you deserve via the NHS.
As an experienced BACP Accredited Counsellor and Psychotherapist and NCS Accredited Supervisor in South West Wales- Carmarthenshire
I can cover the following areas;
Llanelli- Bury Port- Kidwelly-Carmarthen-Swansea
I have 22 years experience in the field of Mental health within the Nhs primary and secondary services.
I now work privately to provide a quality of therapy I know can enhance personal lives and promote change.
I believe that a persons life does not get better by chance, Life gets better by understanding how change can become possible, that hope of "potential" that abides in us all., It can be about and how "You" can embrace and harness change that may offer you the wellbeing you seek.
I have a private practice where I can offer evening and daytime appointments, including Saturday mornings.
I offer confidential therapy in a private and relaxed space with free parking available a short distance from Carmarthen and LLanelli.
I am able to offer face to face therapy, also telephone consultations and Skype, which some clients find useful in busy lives or if face to face therapy seems too intrusive.
I can also offer Consultative Supervision to other Therapists, NCS Level 7 Accredited
(PG Advanced Dipl)
Please do call me for a brief discussion to see if I can be of help to you, Take Care.
Training, qualifications & experience
I have a Psychology degree Bsc hons.
Advanced Diploma in Humanistic counselling and therapy.
Diploma in Psychodynamic counselling.
Recent training in Cfd, Counselling for depression as endorced by NICE.
Also DBT regarding emotional regulation.
Level 7 Post graduate diploma in Consultative Supervision 2018
BUPA registered and recognised Therapist/ Find me on the Consultant and Facilites Finder with the SA15 post code under Deborah K Hamer.
22 years working within the Nhs, and 17 years experience working in the Nhs as a counsellor in Primary care, working with long term interpersonal counselling and short term focused therapy.
I have been working full time as a private therapist for the last four years in my own office. I take referrals from EAP companies and private therapy services, and see individuals on a one to one basis regarding counselling and therapy.
Other training I have completed is;
Action and commitment therapy ACT
Dialectical Behavioural Therapy DBT
Solution focused therapy SFBT
Mindfulness and meditation skills
Transactional analysis TA
Cognitive analytic therapy CAT
Cognitive therapy for Depression and Anxiety.
Accredited register membership
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Anger management
- Borderline personality disorder
- Domestic violence
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Feeling sad
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Panic attacks
- Passive aggressive behaviour
- Personality disorders
- Physical abuse
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
- Relationship problems
- Separation and divorce
- Suicidal thoughts
- Work-related stress
- Acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT)
- Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
- Compassion-Focused Therapy
- Couples counselling
- Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT)
I charge £42.00 an hour for therapy face to face and telephone.
I charge £70.00 for 90 minutes of Couples counselling.
I charge £45.00 an hour for counselling supervision and £90.00 for 90.00 minutes.
Student rates on request. Typically £25.00 to £30.00 an hour. I require proof of studentship
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||No|
monday 9.00-19.00pm Tuesday 9.00-20.00 pm Thursday 10.00-18.00pm Friday 10.00- 18.00pm
Types of client
|Employee Assistance Programme|
Supervision & training
I have an Advanced Diploma in Counselling Supervision Level 7. (NCS Accredited). .