Katherine Verity -Scott DTC UKCP
I offer Face to Face Counselling at my Consulting Room in Citizens House, Consett.
There is parking, disabled access and toilet facilities and a cafe area.
All Covid safety measures are in place in order to ensure a secure setting for your Therapy.
Online (Zoom) appointments are also available for appointments after 5.00pm
I am an experienced Therapist offering confidential support and guidance when life feels overwhelming.
Therapy is the first step towards relieving anxiety, untangling thoughts and beginning change with support.
Deciding whether to start counselling can feel daunting, it is normal to feel anxious. Please feel free to contact me to ask any questions you may have .
Work can be Short term for specific problems or Longer Term for deeper issues
Our work together is safe. It is thoroughly confidential and private following all Ethical guidelines of my Governing Body (UKCP, Guild of Psychotherapy)
Therapy is the first step towards feeling that life is less bleak, being able to make decisions , and to feeling more confident.
Client feedback is consistently positive and reflects a high level of long-term benefit.
All work follows the Ethical Guidelines of Governing Bodies
Member of Northern Guild of Psychotherapists
Training, qualifications & experience
Diploma of Therapeutic Counselling - Gained with Distinction
Post Grad Certificate Relational Counselling
Diploma Couples Counselling
Msc Psychotherapy 2 years completed
TA101 Transactional Analysis
Cert. Youth Training
BEd English Literature
Member of Northern Guild of Psychotherapy
Katherine has a long career of working with people from all walks of life. Initially in Education Katherine has worked with disaffected young offenders as well as within schools and Childrens Homes. She also has experience of teaching Adults in various settings and has forged a strong reputation .
Katherine continued to qualify as a Therapist and has long experience within this field, having worked initially for GP surgeries and then taking on her own Private Practice.
Katherine is conscientious about Continued Professional Development and offers a safe and thoroughly up to date professional service.
Experience of working with all levels of Client issues
Short term for specific problems
Long term for more deep-rooted issues
Working within the Ethical guidelines
Tel:07789 556 200
Registered / Accredited
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UK Council for Psychotherapy
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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.
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Areas of counselling I deal with
Other areas of counselling I deal with
Therapy is a positive and personal choice
Therapy is safe, private and confidential
Therapy offers a high level of long term benefits
You are not alone
- Face to Face Therapy is £55 per session
- Online Therapy is £50 per session
All fees are payable by BACS
Therapy commences once payment has been received
Payment is non-refundable
Daytime and Evening sessions available
My Consulting Room is in Citizens House , Station Road, Consett DH9 5RL
Citizens House is a newly built Community building with its own parking, disabled access , toilet facilities and a Cafe area.
My Consulting Room is spacious and private offering professional confidentiality
Tel: 07789 556200
If I am unable to answer your call straight away, please leave a message and I will get back to you as soon as possible