Kidist Admasu: Integrative Counsellor and Integrative Supervisor of Individuals and Groups.(MBACP)
I am a qualified Integrative Supervisor of Individuals and Groups and Integrative Counsellor registered as a member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (MBACP). I am currently training (MSc) In Integrative Psychotherapy. I provide a warm and safe environment in my private practice located opposite The British Museum, WC1A 1LQ.
I aim to provide a nurturing space where you are freely able to explore any themes or issues. You may find it challenging to seek counselling whether you have done so before or it is your first time. For this reason, I ensure to offer an authentic and empathetic approach, to help you gain awareness, clarity and acceptance of the past and present experiences.
Training, qualifications & experience
I am qualified with a Diploma in Integrative Supervision of Individuals and Groups.Diploma in psychodynamic and Integrative Counselling. I am currently training MSc In Integrative psychotherapy. This means I am equipped with a range of supervision and counselling skills that I can adjust to your own personal needs, as not a single approach can apply to all situations. This includes the psychodynamic and the person-centred approaches, and cognitive behavioural therapy.
I have worked with survivors of the tragedy of Grenfell Tower, offering both one-to-one counselling as well as family support. I have also been providing support during the Grenfell Inquiry. Previously, I offered counselling services at South London Refugee associations as well as Third Age Counselling Training and Research for older people in Kensington and Chelsea.
Bsc in Computer science
Languages spoken: English and Amharic.
I offer face-to-face counselling as well as telephone or Skype counselling sessions if preferred.
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
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
The standard fee is £60-£65 for 50-minute sessions, this can be subject to concessions.
Private Health Insurance is welcome to cover fees.
Concessions offered for
Areas I can help with:
- Depression and Anxiety
- Self Esteem
- Bereavement and loss
- Cultural issues
- Work related issues