Helen Watson MBACP
I am a friendly caring Person-centred counsellor with over twelve years of counselling practice experience, working with a wide variety of different people and issues.
I provide a confidential, non-judgemental counselling service from a safe and welcoming environment.
I offer counselling to individuals aged 16 and over.
I am a fully qualified and professional Counsellor, and Registered Member of the BACP (British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy).
My practice is based in Carlisle, Cumbria.
How can counselling help you?
We all have patterns of thinking and behaving some are positive and often result in loving relationships, good health, prosperity and happiness. Others are negative and often result in difficult relationships, health problem, financial stress and misery.
Counselling is a nurturing, safe environment which can help individuals to identify their patterns of thinking and behaving that they would like to change and help them to make the changes they require.
Training, qualifications & experience
Certificate in Counselling (1998)
Diploma in Counselling (BACP accredited course 2000)
Communicating with Children who have Experienced Abuse or Neglect (2002)
Hearing the Internal Trauma of the Child (2007)
NVQ Level 4 Health and Social Care (2008)
I have worked as a counsellor extensively since qualifying in year 2000 for a well-known children’s charity and a variety of other local organizations. Through this work I have gained a wide range of experience and further training.
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Anger management
- Asperger's syndrome
- Bipolar disorder
- Carer support
- Child related issues
- Chronic fatigue syndrome/ME
- Domestic violence
- Eating disorders
- Gender dysphoria
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Passive aggressive behaviour
- Personality disorders
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
- Postnatal depression
- Pregnancy and birth
- Relationship problems
- Seasonal affective disorder (SAD)
- Sex problems
- Work-related stress
My fees are £35 per session (1 hour).
Maps & Directions
Type of session
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