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About me

As a counsellor my purpose is to support you on your journey to gain a deeper understanding of your inner world. To empower you to make the changes you want or need to create a happier more fulfilling life. This can be a difficult process but I can provide you with a safe space to explore what is really going on with empathy, compassion and without judgement to enable you to find some form of peace and or resolution. 

Training, qualifications & experience

  • Level 4 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling. 
  • 10yrs+ as a people manager within the NHS/Civil Service. 
  • Volunteer Counsellor

Member organisations

BACP

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP)

BACP is one of the UK’s leading professional bodies for counselling and psychotherapy with around 60,000 members. The Association has several different categories of membership, including Student Member, Individual Member, Registered Member MBACP, Registered Accredited Member MBACP (Accred) and Senior Registered Accredited Member MBACP (Snr Acccred).

Registered and accredited members are listed on the BACP Register, which shows that they have demonstrated BACP’s recommended standards for training, proficiency and ethical practice. The BACP Register was the first register of psychological therapists to be accredited by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).

Accredited and senior accredited membership are voluntary categories for members who choose to undertake a rigorous application and assessment process to demonstrate additional standards around practice, training and supervision.

Individual members will have completed an appropriate counselling or psychotherapy course and started to practise, but they won’t appear on the BACP Register until they've demonstrated that they meet the standards for registration. Student members are still in the process of completing their training.

All members are bound by the BACP Ethical Framework and a Professional Conduct Procedure.

Fees

Concessions offered for

  • Keyworkers

Additional information

Free 30min consultation

£40 per hour. 

26 Derby Road, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY1 2JF

Type of session

In person