I offer a confidential, discreet and professional counselling service; I am warm, approachable, and a highly experienced practitioner. Confident and competent in the field of anxiety, depression and addictive behaviours (such as alcohol, substances, food, gambling etc), as well as having vast experience working with work stress, low mood, difficulty negotiating childhood experiences and understanding sexuality.
Training, qualifications & experience
I hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and Counselling as well as a Masters Degree in Clinical Counselling, both of which were completed at the University of Chester and are accredited by the BACP; I am also an accredited member of the National Counselling Society. Currently practicing as a counsellor in private practice covering Chester and Wrexham. Previous to this I worked as a sessional counsellor for a leading Agency in North wales as a behavioural addictions therapist as well as a mental health therapist offering brief intervention therapy and assessing for NHS funded Talking Therapies Agency in Wrexham. I am also a qualified GamCare therapist.
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
Other areas of counselling I deal with
Counselling for individuals or couples; daytime and evening appointments available Monday to Friday.
- £45 per hour for individuals
- £60 per hour for couples
- £45 per one hour telephone session
£35 per hour for Student Counsellors.
- Accredited member and registrant of the National Counselling Society
- Ethical Practitioner
- Indemnity Insurance holder
- Complete regular further training activities
Contact me to arrange convenient appointment.