Helen Thompson MBACP Accred Counsellor & Supervisor (Trust Therapies)
Hello, I am an experienced, welcoming counsellor who works with children, young people, adults and families. I am offer counselling/psychotherapy and supervision at my discreet private practice in Banstead.
I am trained Psychodynamically, I am a Clinical Assessor and Integrative Supervisor for Counsellors.
I am able to offer Counselling and Therapy on either a Time Limited basis, or Open Ended.
I have worked with families and young people/children for the last 15 years.
I offer Couples Counselling.
I am a senior counsellor and supervisor within the NHS working with clients suffering from anxiety and depression.
I am a registered counsellor and practitioner with Nuffield Health, BUPA, BUPA EAP Programme and other Insurance Providers. Please contact me for information.
I have trained and worked as an addictions counsellor focusing on the misuse of drugs, substances, food and alcohol within an addictions agency.
I am a trainer, tutor and supervisor to adult students on an Professional Advanced Diploma in Integrative Psychotherapeutic Counselling Course.
I am an Accredited member of the BACP (British Association of Counselling & Psychotherapy.
Member of the BACP CCYP Division (Counselling Children & Young People)
Member of the BACP AIP (Association for Independent Practitioners)
I am a counsellor for the Lucy Rayner Foundation - a charity that aims to raise awareness of the signs and symptoms of depression in young adults and provides emotional support for young adults with mental health problems and their families.
I also hold a Diploma in Clinical Hypnotherapy
Training, qualifications & experience
HE Dip. in Psychodynamic Counselling.
Cert.Advanced Counselling Skills and Theory
Cert. Counselling Children & Young People
Dip. Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
Cert. Play Therapy
S.A.C Cert. Dysfunctional Family Counselling
Cert. Counselling for Bereavement & Loss
Cert. Time Limited Therapy
Foundation Diploma in Drawing & Talking as Therapeutic Intervention
I have many years experience of working with young people and I have managed individuals and groups in Anger Management, Self Esteem, Personal Development and Friendship Issues, including Bullying, cyber bullying, and Bereavement, Loss, and the effects of Family break up including Divorce and Separation.
I am able to tailor my work to each individual adult, family and child's needs.
I am a registered EAP (Employer Assistance Programme) Counsellor.
I am a BUPA registered Counsellor.
I am a Nuffield Health Therapist.
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Anger management
- Attachment disorder
- Career counselling
- Carer support
- Child related issues
- Childhood bereavement
- Childhood bullying
- Depression and anxiety in children
- Domestic violence
- Eating disorders
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Feeling sad
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Learning difficulties
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Narcissistic personality disorder
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Obsessive-compulsive personality disorder
- Panic attacks
- Physical abuse
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
- Postnatal depression
- Pregnancy and birth
- Relationship problems
- Separation and divorce
- Separation anxiety
- Sex problems
- Sexual abuse
- Suicidal thoughts
- Work-related stress
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£55 for a 60 minute session for Adults & Children & Young People.
£70 for Couples (hour session)
I am BUPA registered please contact me for my registration number if you wish progress through this route.
I am able to offer telephone counselling (Please call or email me for information about this service)
If you feel that I would be able to meet your needs, please contact me by email or telephone where we can arrange a first session to meet and discuss the way forward.
The first session is charged at the current counselling fee rate.
I do offer some concession spaces -(student counsellors and those who may not be able to pay the full fee).
I hold personal indemnity insurance and an enhanced DBS.
All enquiries are dealt with confidentially. My private practice is discreetly situated off the main road, where there is ample off street parking nearby.
There are no toilet facilities
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
Please contact me for availability
Types of client
|Employee Assistance Programme|
Supervision & training
I am a BACP Accredited Counsellor and an Integrative Supervisor.