I am a Person-Centred Counsellor and therapist with Thirty-two years of Mental Health, Counselling and Therapy working experience.
I offer individual personal therapy and counselling for anxiety, depression and life issues which are problematic to you at present.
You may be feeling quite vulnerable and unsure of how to make things better. My faith in your deeper wisdom and my ability to draw this out gently in a valuing way will help you explore your life options and find a direction that is right for you.
I am collaborative with clients to get a good rapport and use Person-Centred skills - genuine acceptance and empathic listening at a deeper level.
I have lots of experience at supporting clients in a compassionate and empathic way to help them find their true potential and deal with any feelings of worry stress or depression at the current time.
I also believe you will improve via your innate capacities and ability to have insights ( learning from within) when you feel safe and secure with me.
I work from my own home in a confidential manner.
Training, qualifications & experience
- Diploma in Counselling 2000
- MSc Person-Centred Psychotherapy and Counselling 2010, UKCP.
- Supervision Certificate 2012
- RMN 1991
- BA Hons Nursing RGN 1987
I have thirty-two years experience at responsibly and ethically helping people psychologically.
Registered / Accredited
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UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP)
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.
Accredited register membership
Accredited Register Scheme
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Areas of counselling I deal with
Other areas of counselling I deal with
Personal Growth opportunity
Trainee experience of therapy
£55.00 per session
Free initial in-person, telephone or online session
Concessions offered for
Free 30 mins to make contact and see if you would like to proceed.This is through phone or online contact.
£55 per full hour through in person or ZOOM after that.
I charge £45 for trainee counsellors.
I offer a free half hour session, online or by phone to see what your issues are so you can make an informed decision.