Helen Bowes Reg. MBACP (Snr Accred.) Counsellor & Supervisor
I am an Integrative Counsellor/Therapist and I have also trained in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Gestalt Therapy and Transactional Analysis. I am a Counselling Supervisor and Counselling Trainer and have a great deal of experience working with people with a variety of problems and difficulties. I enjoy being with people and love seeing people grow and develop as they work through their issues and find themselves. I will work with such problems as low self esteem and confidence, anger management, anxiety and depression, bereavement and loss, post traumatic stress to name but a few, but mainly I work with the person and whatever they bring as I believe in a holistic approach to therapy and am here to help each person find their way in the world.
I am a Registered Senior Accredited Member of BACP.
I work face-to-face, on-line (Zoom or Skype) and on the telephone.
Training, qualifications & experience
Over 6,000 clinical counselling hours over 12 years - working for voluntary organisations, the public sector and in private practice.
Post Graduate Certificate in Pastoral Counselling
Diploma in Higher Education in Pastoral Counselling
Couple and Family Counselling Skills
Level 5 Certificate in Cognitive Behavioural Therapeutic Skills and Theory
Post Graduate Diploma in Counselling Supervision
T101 Introduction to Transactional Analysis
Certificate in Advanced Psychopathology
Post Graduate Diploma in Equal Opportunities
Certificate in Counselling Skills for Major Incidents
Certificate in Addictions Counselling
Certificate in Stress Management
Accredited register membership
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Anger management
- Anorexia nervosa
- Binge-eating disorder
- Bulimia nervosa
- Domestic violence
- Eating disorders
- Emotional abuse
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Panic attacks
- Physical abuse
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
- Postnatal depression
- Relationship problems
- Seasonal affective disorder (SAD)
- Sexual abuse
- Suicidal thoughts
- Work-related stress
Standard fee £35.00 per hour session. Discounts for counselling students.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
Types of client
|Employee Assistance Programme|
Supervision & training
I have been qualified as a Clinical Counselling supervisor for 5 years having completed the PG Certificate in Counselling Supervision at Keele University.