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About me

We could all use a hand from time to time and I offer that support with a safe and confidential counselling service. I am fully Relate trained to work with couples, or individuals, wanting to focus on relationship issues.

I also work with individuals; whether you are facing a life changing decision, suffering from anxiety or depression, or just feel like things are not quite right, I can help you. I am experienced in working with a wide range of problems and will work with you to explore where you’re at and where you want to be.

I am room based in Warrington and also offer online appointments. Equine Assisted Therapy appointments, or Walk & Talk sessions, are available from a rural location near Wrexham.

Training, qualifications & experience

I hold a Postgraduate Diploma in Relationship Therapy and I am fully Relate trained to work with families, couples and individuals in all areas of relationships.

My work and training moved onto working with children and young people and I hold a Level 4 Certificate in Counselling Children. More recently I have received a Level 5 Diploma in Equine Facilitated Psychotherapy.

My practice integrates various approaches, using mainly psychodynamic and systemic. I also achieved a Certificate in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) Skills to enable me to adopt a Cognitive Behavioural Approach where required.

I am a Registered Member of the National Counselling Society and I adhere to their Ethical Framework for Good Practice in Counselling and Psychotherapy. I regularly attend continuous professional development training and am supervised by a qualified supervisor as part of my professional status.

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

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.

NCS

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

National Counselling Society

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.

Therapies offered

  • Couples counselling
  • Equine therapy
  • Family/systemic therapy
  • Integrative
  • Mindfulness
  • Psychoanalytical and psychodynamic

Fees

From £55.00 to £90.00

Additional information

I offer a 30 minute consultation session for £25. This gives us a chance to get to know each other and for me to go through some contract basics before you decide how you wish to proceed.

Ongoing sessions are £55 per 60 minutes.

Equine Therapy starts at £65 for 60 minutes but timings vary depending on client(s).

Availability

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Morning
Afternoon
Evening
Night

Warrington
Cheshire
WA2

Coedpoeth
Wrexham
LL11

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults
Couples
Families
Groups
Organisations
Employee Assistance Programme

Key details

DBS checked

Online platforms

Skype
Zoom

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Kirsty Sanderson PG Dip. MNCS Accred.

Kirsty Sanderson PG Dip. MNCS Accred.