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Irene Kalopedis

Biggleswade, Bedfordshire, SG18
07808 832567 07808 832567

About me

I am a person-centred therapist offering compassionate, empathic and non-judgemental therapy for those experiencing a difficult period in their life.  I provide an individual approach to ensure the therapy is best suited for your needs.

My aim is to provide a warm, welcoming and safe environment for clients, helping to gain understanding and clarity around a situation and difficulties, and to find a way forward.  The relationship between myself and my client is an integral part, together we will build a trust, confidence and support which will in turn enable us to work together and through our sessions you will grow to become the best version of you, to enable you to move forward in your own best interest and continue your life’s journey.

Whether you have tried counselling before or you may be considering it for the first time, I feel that the initial session will help us ascertain whether our working together is right for you.  This would be exploratory so that we can decide on whether to enter into a period of counselling. I work within the BACP Ethical Framework for Good Practice in Counselling and Psychotherapy, providing long- or short-term counselling.

I also provide low cost counselling for students undergoing counselling training.

Training, qualifications & experience

Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling (Person Centred)
Registered Member of British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP)

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.

Areas of counselling I deal with

Fees

£40 per hour

£60 for couples/two people

Biggleswade
Bedfordshire
SG18

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone
Home visits

Practical details

Sign language Unspecified
Other languages Greek

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 Unspecified

Availability

Weekday evenings only 5-9pm

Irene Kalopedis

Irene Kalopedis