Isobel Collins

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MSc Integrative Psychotherapy UKCP Clinical Supervision
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Kenilworth CV8 & Warwick CV35
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About me

I am an experienced, qualified (MSc) Integrative Psychotherapist and Clinical Supervisor working from an office in Kenilworth.  

Offering face-to-face or online sessions. 

I offer confidential professional counselling and psychotherapy using an integrative approach. I work mainly long-term but the number of sessions depends greatly on the nature of the concern and your preference.

My approach to psychotherapy is from an integrative ‘relational-developmental’ stance, which incorporates Psychodynamic, Object Relations, Attachment Theory, Gestalt, Humanistic and Transactional Analysis.

My primary focus is working with you in a relaxed, relational way.  I believe that the quality of the therapeutic relationship is key to the effectiveness of any therapy.  I aim to provide a secure, nurturing relationship offering a safe space and the time and opportunity to explore your thoughts, feelings and concerns.

My practice is based in Kenilworth, and situated just off the A452, the main road through the town centre. There is on-street parking (currently £1/hour) or within easy reach of local bus routes, and a couple of minutes' walk from Kenilworth train station.

Please do get in contact: I would be happy to talk with you about your concerns and to discuss if psychotherapy could be a suitable option for you.

Clinical Supervision:

I hold a Diploma in Supervision (Level 7) from the Sherwood Psychotherapy Training Institute in Nottingham.  Please get in touch if you’re interested in discussing how we could work together to enhance and support your clinical practice.

Training, qualifications & experience

MSc Integrative Psychotherapy - The Sherwood Psychotherapy Training Institute, (SPTI) Nottingham.  The course involved rigorous academic and experiential training, weekly personal therapy (160 hrs+) and 450+ client hours clinical experience with a Counselling charity in Birmingham.

I hold a Diploma in Clinical Supervision (Level 7) through SPTI.

I am committed to regular CPD (Continuing Professional Development), weekly personal therapy and fortnightly supervision.

I am an active participant in an ongoing, international, personal development process group, and a member of the UKCP, SPTI and the IIPA.

MA English Literature (University of Warwick)

PGCE English, Drama, Media (S. Martin's College, University of Lancaster)

BA (Hons) English Literature (University of Newcastle-Upon-Tyne)

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UKCP
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

UK Council for Psychotherapy
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Other areas of counselling I deal with

I have a particular interest in early developmental trauma.

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Fees

£75.00 per session

Additional information

My fee is £75 for a 50 minute session. 

Please note, I do offer concessions, but am currently at capacity for concession places within my practice.

A cancellation fee of the full session price applies if a booked session is missed or cancelled without a minimum 24 hour notice period. 24 hours’ notice enables us to try to re-schedule your appointment at another mutually convenient time.

My fees are subject to price increases: plenty of notice will be given to clients if this is the case.

When I work

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Kenilworth, Warwickshire, CV8

Warwick, WARWICKSHIRE, CV35

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone
Home visits

Types of client

Adults (25-64)
Older Adults (65+)

Key details

My office is on the first floor of the building - unfortunately there is no lift available.

Online platforms

Whatsapp
Zoom

Supervision

In person
Online

Qualified -level 7 - clinical supervisor.

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Isobel Collins
Isobel Collins