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MA MBACP, BPC reg.
Please note: I am unable to take general enquiries until 2nd January 2023

About me

Sometimes in life we can experience seemingly overwhelming difficulties like anxiety, depression or struggling in a relationship and don't understand why. At times like this it can be beneficial to enlist the help of a trained professional, who will listen and understand without judgement.

I can provide a safe, comfortable, private and quiet location where we can work together to help you understand your particular situation, looking perhaps at things that happened in your past that influence how you manage things in the present. Understanding these can help you manage your life more effectively now and in the future.

We can meet for either a set number of sessions (6 to 12) or for as long as required (open ended), each session lasting 50 minutes at the same time each week.

Training, qualifications & experience

Qualifications:
Post Graduate Diploma in Psychodynamic Psychotherapy
Certificate in Time Limited Psychodynamic Counselling
Certificate in CBT Skills
Certificate in Mindfulness
Post Graduate Diploma in Applied Systemic Theory
MA (merit) in Psychological Therapies with Children, Young People and Families     Certificate in Online & Telephone Counselling

As a member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP 556002) BACP registered 056763 and I am bound by their Ethical Framework for Counselling Professions. I am also a member of the British Psychoanalytic Council (BPC 21438) in the Association of Psychodynamic Counselling.

I have over 16 years of experience offering counselling and psychotherapy in different settings. These include private practice, working for a Southampton based charity offering individual counselling, various NHS CAMHS teams working with families, young people and children experiencing difficulties and a Winchester charity working with 11-15 year olds.

Member organisations

BACP

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP)

BACP is one of the UK’s leading professional bodies for counselling and psychotherapy with around 60,000 members. The Association has several different categories of membership, including Student Member, Individual Member, Registered Member MBACP, Registered Accredited Member MBACP (Accred) and Senior Registered Accredited Member MBACP (Snr Acccred).

Registered and accredited members are listed on the BACP Register, which shows that they have demonstrated BACP’s recommended standards for training, proficiency and ethical practice. The BACP Register was the first register of psychological therapists to be accredited by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).

Accredited and senior accredited membership are voluntary categories for members who choose to undertake a rigorous application and assessment process to demonstrate additional standards around practice, training and supervision.

Individual members will have completed an appropriate counselling or psychotherapy course and started to practise, but they won’t appear on the BACP Register until they've demonstrated that they meet the standards for registration. Student members are still in the process of completing their training.

All members are bound by the BACP Ethical Framework and a Professional Conduct Procedure.

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.

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Fees

£55.00 per session

Additional information

£70 initial consultation £55 per weekly session.
All missed sessions are chargeable

When I work

I am currently not able to accept new referrals

Further information

I am currently able to offer face to face and video sessions.

Lymington Psychotherapy, Palamos House, 66-67 High Street, Lymington, Hampshire, SO41 9AL

Type of session

In person
Online

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults

Key details

The room is located on the first floor accessed only by stairs.

Online platforms

Skype
Zoom

Supervision

In person
Online

I offer face to face or online supervision.

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