Paige Whiteley BSc Dip MBACP

Paige Whiteley BSc Dip MBACP

Tingley
South Yorkshire
WF3

07570 653382

Saved Save profile

About me

I have over 9 years therapeutic experience of private and organisational person centred counselling, and am a member of the BACP.

I completed my Diploma in Counselling at Joseph Pristley College qualifying me as a therapist, in 2011. I then returned to education at Leeds Becker University where I gained a BSc in Counselling and psychotherapy in 2014.

My early career started with ongoing training alongside 1 academic year of work with children aged 5-11 in a school environment providing 1:1 therapeutic interventions. My work there also included devising and delivering workshops to other staff members within the school environment to help gain and maintain relationships with other piers.

I have 3 years experience working with mild mental health issues within an organisation, with clients aged 18+ displaying/presenting issues such as, but not exclusive to:

  • OCD
  • Addiction
  • Loss/bereavement
  • Fertility issues
  • Relationship issues
  • Depression/anxiety
  • Abuse – sexual, emotional and physical
  • Family problems

I currently have my own private practice which is based in Tingley.

1 of my passions is the work at Barnsley Rape Crisis Service’s where I have worked with clients aged 11-18 previously and currently clients age 18+ who have been impacted by sexual violence. I have 8 years experience in this capacity and extensive additional training in this and similar fields.

For approximately 2 years I have also been working closely with a company to support gambling addicts, providing 1:1 and couples sessions for those impacted by addiction.

I am currently in my second year of MSc in psychosexual therapy, and can provide trainee psychosexual and couples sessions

I am committed to providing a safe/confidential environment for all clients encouraging a good therapeutic relationship which allows clients to explore their thoughts and support them through there journey to understand and change their current life situation.

Training, qualifications & experience

Qualifications

Diploma Level 4 - Counselling and Psychotherapy
BSc - Counselling and psychotherapy
Level 2 - drug awareness and its application


Training

Helping children tell their story's
Making endings with children
Attachment theory
Play therapy
Transactional Analysis
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
Safeguarding children and adults
Keeping children safe on the internet
Becoming culturally competent
Sexual trauma training
The impact of trauma on women's sexual relationship's
Paving the way: the adolescent brain
Safeguarding children from abuse by sexual exploitation
Disclosure
Trauma focused CBT
Self harm
Young people affected by intimated partner abuse
Teenage brain development and engaging teens
Sleep - issues and impacts
Working with problem gamblers
Children's emotional wellbeing
Eating disorders

Experience

1 year working within a school environment working with children ages 4-11, working with a wide range of issues including loss/bereavement, abuse and confidence/low self esteem

3 years experience working in mild/moderate mental health services aged 18+, working with clients experiencing mental health problems working with OCD, abuse, addiction, eating disorders, mental health

8 years working within a Rape Crisis organisation (2 years with young people aged 14-18), working with victims and family members of people who have been affected by sexual violence

Almost 2 years work with gambling addiction, working with people and family members who have been affected by gambling addictions

Member organisations

BACP

Accredited register membership

Fees

  • Initial Assessment 1 x counselling hour £45
  • One to one counselling per 1 x counselling hour session £45
  • Couple's per 1 counselling hour session £60
  • Psychosexual session per 1 x counselling hour £50 (trainee rate)
  • Supervision rates £45 per hour or £60 if 1.5 hours take place at the same time
  • Saturday session are charged at a premium rate of £55 per session (10:30am and 11:30am sessions available)

Maps & Directions

Tingley, WF3

Type of session

Online counselling: Yes
Telephone counselling: Yes
Face to face counselling: Yes
Home visits: No

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: no

Accessibility

Accessibility information
Wheelchair user access: No

I have 2 small steps into the property; counselling room is on ground floor as well as bathroom facilities

Availability

Some evening appointments available

and day time sessions

Types of client

Adults
Older adults
Couples
Organisations
Employee Assistance Programme

Supervision & training

 .

View supervision profile