Karen Burrows Registered MBACP - Relationship Counsellor & Sex Therapist
Hello and welcome to my profile.
Are you struggling with your relationship?
Acknowledging and recognising that you sometimes need help is often the hardest step to take. As a qualified couples counsellor I can offer you therapeutic space to address specific issues personal to yourself and relationships.I have my own private practice in Henley In Arden which provides you with a calm and quiet space to explore your thoughts and feelings around relationship issues.
Relationships are complex whether you are dealing with the breakdown or loss of a relationship or trying to reconnect with a partner.
As a relationship counsellor I can help you to re-establish channels of communication,or deal with the loss of a relationship in a safe and non judgemental environment.
Areas I work with include affairs and betrayals
- jealousy and trust issues
- lack of intimacy
- divorce and separation
- pre-nuptial counselling
- extended family conflicts
I am also a senior accredited psychosexual therapist listed with the College of Sexual & Relationship Therapists.(www.cosrt.org.uk) I adhere to and work within their ethical framework.
Psychosexual Counselling/Sex Therapy can help you work through any intimacy issues for example loss of desire this may be due to stress or a new baby.
As a qualified psychosexual therapist I have experience in working with:
- Loss of Libido
- Erectile difficulties
- Male and Female sexual pain
- Performance anxiety
- Impaired sexual interest
- Sexual Identity
I am also a fully qualified sex addiction specialist I have trained in the UK and I am a CSAT which is the specialist sex addiction training pioneered by Patrick Carnes. I have extensive experience working with clients treating and understanding the effects of Sex addiction, Recovery and Relapse Prevention.
Some of the area`s I work with:
Porn addiction / Cyber Affairs/ Love addiction, Multiple Affairs & Sexual Compulsivity.
This is a private and confidential service personalised to overcome sexual and intimacy issues.
I work with individuals and couples over the age of 18.
Appointments can be weekly or fortnightly to suit individual needs
Training, qualifications & experience
- Post Graduate Diploma Psychosexual Therapy
- Diploma in Treating & Understanding Sex Addiction.
- Relate Certificate Couples Counsellor
- University Advanced Diploma In Couple Counselling (Relate Institute / University of Hull)
- Advanced Certificate in Counselling Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
- Introduction into Cognitive Behaviour Principles.
As a registered member of the BACP I adhere and work within the ethical framework set by the BACP which includes monthly supervision and continual professional development.
I am a Senior accredited member of COSRT as a psychosexual therapist on their website www.cosrt.org.uk/
I am also a member of The British Society of Sexual Medicine (BSSM) & The International Society Sexual Medicine (ISSM)
I am also a member of The Association for The Treatment of Sexual Addiction & Compulsivity www.atsac.co.uk
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.
College of Sexual and Relationship Therapists
COSRT is the UK’s leading membership organisation for therapists specialising in sexual and relationship issues.
All members must abide by their Code of Ethics and the performance of accredited members is regularly monitored.
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.
Accredited register membership
Accredited Register Scheme
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Areas of counselling I deal with
Other areas of counselling I deal with
Relationship, Psychosexual & Sex Addiction Counsellor. An holstic and intergrative approach.
- I offer Face to Face, Telephone & Online Counselling
- Intial Consultation £70 for 90 minutes
- Ongoing counselling £70 for 60 minutes
If you are experiencing financial hardship I may be able to offer you a reduced rate.
Email for appointment availability.
If you would like to contact me to arrange an initial appointment, this will enable you to meet me and discuss how counselling works and what you would like to achieve. I do offer short and long term work depending on what you would like to address.
I respond to emails and telephone enquiries during normal office hours.
Thank you for reading my profile.
Henley in Arden
Postcode B95 5AA
My practice is based in Henley In Arden close to M40 & M42.