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(FdA, BSc (Hons), MBACP Reg)

About me

Hello, I'm Keira.

I can offer a confidential space for reflection and growth, empathy and congruence in a non-judgemental and calming environment.

My experience over the past 7 years includes working with anxiety, self-esteem, relationship issues/ breakdown/ divorce, trauma, depression, abuse, pregnancy related issues (including but not limited to ante/postnatal anxiety and depression, infertility, abortion, traumatic birth, baby loss at any stage) and diagnosis and support throughout chronic illness (including but not limited to cancer - at any time of life) as well as bereavement, of any nature, and much more.

I am a qualified Integrative counsellor working with psychodynamic and person-centred approaches. I also include mindfulness and other techniques, tailored to the individual client in order to work holistically with you as a whole person. I am a registered member of the BACP and am always working towards new learning.

Training, qualifications & experience

*pending MSc Psychology*

BSc (Hons) Applied Social Sciences at University of Gloucestershire

BACP Certificate of Proficiency

Foundation Degree (with Merit) in Therapeutic Counselling

Child Psychology Level 4

Additional professional training in:-

Abortion
Infertility
Domestic Abuse
Child neglect
Attachment disorders
Post-partum psychosis

Member organisations

BACP

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP)

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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

Gender identity - dysphoria/ dysmorphia and transitioning.

Fees

£45.00 per session

Additional information

I offer telephone counselling and face-to-face counselling in Gloucester.

£45 per 50 minute session with some concessions available.

Couples £60 per hour.

When I work

Monday to Friday, office hours with some availability during evenings and weekends.

Further information

The first step is often the hardest.

I hope to create a warm and trusting relationship with my clients and facilitate reconnection with your true sense of self, raising awareness through reparation and growth leading to a more fulfilling and peaceful life.

Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL51

Bizspace Estate Office, Unit 1, Morelands Trading Estate, Bristol Road, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL1 5RZ

Type of session

In person
Phone

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults
Groups
Organisations
Employee Assistance Programme

Key details

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