Alka Sridhar - JS Counsellor/Psychotherapist
A professionally qualified counsellor/psychotherapist with proven experience supporting clients and committed to delivering client-centered support that gradually empowers individuals to make informed decisions. Possesses detailed understanding of National Counselling Society Professional Conduct and Ethical Framework and applies such standards in interaction with clients.
Sound knowledge and experience of theoretical counselling approaches and their application in real-world settings. Having a special interest in Integrative Counselling, Person Centered Counselling and Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Humanistic Approach, Psychodynamic Approach and Gestalt Therapy.
Areas for expertise include Loss and Bereavement.
Training, qualifications & experience
Professional Diploma Level 5 in Psychotherapeutic Counselling Practice from Chrysalis not for profit Ltd. Accredited Professional Therapy Training.
Advanced Diploma Level 4 in Psychotherapeutic Counselling from Chrysalis not for profit ltd. Accredited Professional Therapy Training.
Counselling Diploma 4 in Skills and Theory from Chrysalis not for profit ltd. Accredited Professional Therapy Training.
Counselling Diploma Level 3 Certificate in Integrative Counselling Skills, Association of Learning, Training Qualifications UK.
ABC Level 2 attended 30 hours at The Sherwood Psychotherapy Training institute.
Registered / Accredited
Being registered/accredited with a professional body means an individual must have achieved a substantial level of training and experience approved by their member organisation.
National Counselling Society
The National Counselling Society
This Not For Profit association of counsellors and psychotherapists aim to support the counselling profession, members and training organisations.
In 2013 the NCS register was accredited by the Professional Standards Authority under the Accredited Voluntary Register Scheme. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.
Accredited register membership
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.
Areas of counselling I deal with
Cost per session; £45-£65
Sliding Scale- Yes
Pay by: Bank Transfer, Cash
Able to work with clients/patients from diverse backgrounds and age groups. Also provide counselling in Hindi and Punjabi as well.
Due to Covid-19 I can accommodate counselling sessions online or by phone as well.