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About me

I offer my clients a confidential and creative relationship where we can explore together difficulties you might be having in living life the way you want to.

As an integrative practitioner I draw on a range of therapy models to create a way of working that can be effective for you and what you want to work with. This can range from developing yourself as a person to more long-term and enduring difficulties you are struggling with.

I offer long and short-term work and am happy to be contacted to discuss what you want to achieve when we work together.

Typically having made contact we will arrange to meet for an initial session. This session is charged at the rate we agree only if we continue to work together.

Training, qualifications & experience

I am an integrative psychotherapist and qualified counsellor, holding an MSc in Integrative psychotherapy and the Metanoia diploma in integrative psychodynamic counselling.

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.

UKCP

UK Council for Psychotherapy

The UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) is a leading professional body for the education, training and regulation of psychotherapists and psychotherapeutic counsellors. Its register is accredited by the government's Professional Standards Authority.

As part of its commitment to protect the public, it works to improve access to psychotherapy, to support and disseminate research, to improve standards and to respond effectively to complaints against its members.

UKCP standards cover the range of different psychotherapies. Registration is obtained by training or accrediting with one of its member organisations, or by holding a European Certificate in Psychotherapy. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

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.

UK Council for 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

  • Couples counselling
  • Group therapy
  • Humanistic therapies
  • Integrative
  • Mindfulness
  • Other therapies
  • Psychodynamic therapy

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Fees

Additional information

£60-£80 with some limited concession availability.

Availability

Weekdays. Day and Evening Sessions

Further information

Location 5 minutes walk from Vauxhall Transport Links.

Type of session

In person

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults
Groups
Organisations
Employee Assistance Programme
Gary Symons MSc, MBACP, UKCP

Gary Symons MSc, MBACP, UKCP