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Kim McAllister MSc MBPsS MBACP Child And Young Person Counsellor/psychologist

Blackpool, Lancashire, FY2
07759465113 07759465113

About me

About Me

I am a registered and qualified counsellor, specialising in Play Therapy and working with Children and Young People. I am passionate about mental health and providing clients with the tools, interventions and skills necessary to tackle the challenges life throws at us.

I hold an enhanced DBS certificate on the update service and I am fully insured to practise and work in the Blackpool area.

I am available for contractual work and can work for companies/organisations as well as schools, colleges and universities.

In my spare time I volunteer two days a week as a child and young person counsellor and play therapist at a local donation based company (Counselling in the Community) and for Place2Be at a local high school.

I tailor play therapy and person centred therapy for clients aged from 4+. I believe mental health is just as important as physical health and that play therapy can open communication with even the shyest of children.

Find me on Facebook: Kim McAllister Counselling Ltd. 

Training, qualifications & experience

  • Master of Science Degree in Health Psychology
  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology (Hons)
  • Level 4 Therapeutic Counselling Diploma
  • Level 3 Therapeutic Counselling Diploma

Member organisations

BACP

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.

Other areas of counselling I deal with

I specialise in children and young people from age 4+

I also provide adult and senior therapy

Therapies offered

  • Couples counselling
  • Existential therapy
  • Humanistic therapies
  • Mindfulness
  • Person-centred therapy
  • Play therapy
  • Solution focused brief therapy

Fees

£40.00 per session
Free initial telephone or online session

Concessions offered for

  • Keyworkers
  • Low income
  • OAPs
  • Students
  • Trainee counsellors
  • Unemployed

Additional information

£40 per session (50minutes)

Discount for block bookings 

Contact me for Concessions

Message or call me for further information or to chat about my services. 

Availability

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Morning
Afternoon
Evening
Night

Contact me for further details if my hours do not suit your availability 

Further information

Children 5+
young people
adults
seniors

Blackpool
Lancashire
FY2

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone

Types of client

Children
Young people
Adults
Older adults
Organisations
Employee Assistance Programme

Key details

DBS checked

Online platforms

Skype
Zoom
Microsoft Spaces
Whatsapp

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Kim McAllister MSc MBPsS MBACP Child And Young Person Counsellor/psychologist

Kim McAllister MSc MBPsS MBACP Child And Young Person Counsellor/psychologist