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Dip. Integrative Therapeutic Counselling. MBACP

About me

As an integrative therapist, I provide an empathic, warm and supportive space, where clients feel safe to explore, express and process their most difficult thoughts, feelings and challenges, without fear of judgement.

By understanding that each client is a unique individual with an incomparible life, I use an integrative approach, with the aim of drawing on different therapeutic techniques to fit the needs of each individual.

Working collaboratively with clients, my aim is to support clients through the process of examining thoughts and feelings from the past and the present. Guiding clients towards new horizons with fresh perspectives and a better understanding of themselves within the world and how they relate to others.

The therapeutic space that I provide is safe, supportive, nurturing, and is free from judgement. Clients are able to process their most difficult thouhts and feelings, in order to move them forward with realistic and fulfilling methods to manage their challenges, in healthier and more satisfying ways.

I work with clients to build their resilience and self-esteem and to create a better understanding of themselves, guiding them towards greater self-awareness and increasing their ability to make decisions and the much needed changes in their lives moving forward.

My Integrative approach sees me drawing from a range of theories including humanistic and psychodynamic approaches, allowing me to tailor the therapy to address the individual challenges and needs of each client.

Training, qualifications & experience

I hold an Advanced Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling and I am Registered Member MBACP.

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

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British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Other areas of counselling I deal with

  • Guilt & Shame
  • Low Self-esteem
  • Loneliness

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Fees

Concessions offered for

  • Low income
  • Keyworkers
  • Trainee counsellors

Additional information

Initial 30 minute telephone consultation - free of charge

£60 per 50 minute session

£40 per 50 minute session (low-cost concession spaces) please contact me for availibility.

When I work

Monday - Thursday 9am-9pm

Awareness Centre, 41 Abbeville Road, London, SW4 9JX

Clapham Therapy Rooms, 76A Battersea Rise, London, SW11 1EH

Type of session

Online
Phone

Types of client

Adults

Key details

Wheelchair user access

Wheelchair user access

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Wheelchair accessible premises at SW4 location only.