Helen Marton MACC-Reg

Helen Marton MACC-Reg

26 Upper Borough Walls
Bath
England
BA1 1HR

07737 545851

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About me

Therapist working with individuals, families, young people and couples.

There can be times in our lives when we face difficulties and painful situations; it’s in these times when talking to someone can help. Family and friends can be very helpful but sometimes we need to talk to someone who we don’t know who can listen to us impartially, with empathy and in confidence.

I am a positive, warm and experienced therapist running my own private practice. I have also worked in local charities and many secondary, primary and private schools in Bath and the surrounding area. Alongside my private practice I work as Head of Counselling in a busy counselling agency where I work with children, teenagers, adults and families. I am currently studying a post graduate certificate in supervision. I also deliver bespoke training days and mentor counselling trainees.

I would describe my counselling approach as integrative drawing on person-centred, psychodynamic, CBT, systemic and the spiritual in a significant way.

Children’s therapy;

I am a Certified Practitioner in Therapeutic Play Skills and work creatively with children aged from 4 years upwards. My approach is to use play and creative materials (sand, clay, drawing, painting, story telling, puppets, etc) to communicate empathy and acceptance to the individual child. Playfulness provides psychological security helping the child to feel safe enough to talk about their inner life.

Training, qualifications & experience

  • BTh (Hons)
  • Certified Practitioner in Therapeutic Play Skills (PG Cert/Level 7).
  • Diploma in Counselling (Level 5).
  • Foundation in Family Therapy (PG Cert Bath Uni/Level 7).
  • Currently training in Supervision (CSTD)

I work with the Family Counselling Trust in Wiltshire working with children and families.

I am Head of Counselling in a local counselling charity offering counselling to all ages, supervision and training.

I have studied and been practicing for 12 years.

Member organisations

ACC

Accredited register membership

Fees

Please call to find out about my fees. I have some affordable slots, please just ask.

Maps & Directions

Bath, BA1 1HR

Type of session

Online counselling: No
Telephone counselling: Yes
Face to face counselling: Yes

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: None

Accessibility

Wheelchair access: Unspecified

Availability

Fridays / Saturdays

Types of client

Children
Young people
Adults
Older adults
Couples
Families
Groups
Organisations
Employee Assistance Programme

Supervision & training

I am currently studying for a certificate in supervision from the Centre for Supervision Training and Development, (CSTD) Bath. .

Online supervision:No
Telephone supervision:Yes
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