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India Sunderland BA (Hons), MBACP, Psychotherapeutic Counsellor

Wimbledon Village SW19 & Surbiton KT6
07946 745066 07946 745066
Wimbledon Village SW19 & Surbiton KT6

About me

I’m a strong believer that, in the words of Nelson Mandela “there is no passion to be found playing small – in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living” – yet sometimes life is really quite tough and we find ourselves struggling and this ideal seems far from our reality.

As COVID-19 disrupts our lives you may find yourself feeling emotionally overwhelmed, anxious, lonely, trapped and even feeling a huge sense of loss. You may have been struggling for some time and not got around to addressing it and now that something may be feeling a little bigger right now.

This is not the time to suffer alone, this is the time to reach out for support, a time to help and be kind to yourself.

Counselling can help during these difficult periods; it can offer you a confidential space to explore the strains you are facing and the impact they may be having on your relationships, work-life and wellbeing.

Feeling emotionally overwhelmed can be a lonely place and through our work and counselling relationship I will support you in addressing your current situation and possibly looking back at painful times from the past and how they might be limiting you now.

Counselling can be a really difficult process, for some acknowledging that they need counselling is hard, for others the work in the room can be challenging and painful. However it can also be a positive freeing experience that brings about insight and awareness, a change in relationships and a personal sense of being.


ONLINE - during this period I am only offering online video counselling and telephone counselling. You may feel daunted about using these methods for something that feels so personal and vulnerable but I want to encourage you that just like face-to-face counselling, it becomes more and more natural as our relationship develops and the work done, with adjustments, is as effective.

I offer both long and short-term counselling on a weekly basis

COST - I am currently offering concessionary rates for those who are struggling financially

Training, qualifications & experience

I have a First Class BA (Hons) in Integrative-Relational Counselling from Middlesex University and I am a registered Member of the BACP governing body.

I attend regular supervision and ongoing training as part of my continuous professional development.

In the past I have worked in the public sector as a workplace counsellor, a counsellor for a not for profit private agency and within the NHS.

I currently have my own private practice where I offer both long and short-term therapy on a weekly basis.

Member organisations

BACP

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

BACP is one of the UK’s largest professional bodies for counselling and psychotherapy. Therapists registered with the Association fall into a number of different membership categories such as Individual Member, Registered Member MBACP and Registered Member MBACP (Accred), each standing for different levels of training and experience. MBACP (Accred) and MBACP (Snr Accred) members have achieved a substantial level of training and experience approved by the Association.

Registered members can be found on the BACP Register, which was the first register to achieve Accredited Voluntary Register status issued by the Professional Standards Authority. Individual Members will have completed an appropriate counselling and/or psychotherapy course and started to practise, but will not appear on the BACP Register until they've progressed to Registered Member MBACP status.

All members are bound by a Code of Ethics & Practice and a Complaints Procedure. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

Accredited register membership

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Accredited Register Scheme

The Accredited Register Scheme was set up in 2013 by the Department of Health (DoH) as a way to recognise organisations that hold voluntary registers which meet certain standards. These standards are set by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).

This therapist has indicated that they belong to an Accredited Register.

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Fees

Wimbledon Village:
£65 for a 50 min session

Surbiton:
£60 for a 50 min session

Worcester Park:
£60 for a 50 min session (daytime)
£65 for a 50 min session (evening)

A free phone consultation is offered ahead of meeting.

Cheaper concession sessions are available, but limited, please contact for details and availability.

Further information

Please note that I have a weekly cancellation policy - 7 days notice required.

Wimbledon Village
London
SW19

Surbiton
KT6

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone
Home visits

Practical details

Sign language Unspecified
Other languages None

Accessibility

Wheelchair user access

Wheelchair-accessible premises should have step-free access for wheelchair users and individuals who are unable to climb stairs. If a counsellor's premises aren't step-free, they may offer alternative services such as telephone/web-based appointments, home visits, or meeting clients in different location, so you can choose the option that suits you best.

You can contact the counsellor to discuss the options available.

Under the Equality Act 2010 service providers have a duty to make reasonable adjustments to ensure that individuals with disabilities can access their service. You can read more about reasonable adjustments to help you to access services on the CAB website.

Wheelchair user access

Wimbledon Village only

Availability

Weekdays & weekends including evenings

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults
Organisations
Employee Assistance Programme
India Sunderland BA (Hons), MBACP, Psychotherapeutic Counsellor

India Sunderland BA (Hons), MBACP, Psychotherapeutic Counsellor