Mandy Dadswell UKCP accredited
Sometimes things can get in the way of life.. the list could be endless and problems can seem really daunting. I work with children, adolescents and adults in offering a unique, confidential service that will help you get back on the right track and feel more confident about dealing with your difficulties.
If you would like a telephone conversation before making any commitment in coming to see me please call. Alternatively I am happy to answer any questions by e mail or text.
Training, qualifications & experience
BA Hons in Psychology
Diploma in Person Centred counselling
Diploma in Psychotherapeutic counselling
Life coaching Certificate
Training in therapeutic art and play
Mindfulness based therapy
Safeguarding children and young people
Working with young people - various qualifications and experience (CAMHS trained)
Solution Focused work
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
St Michaels trained in bereavement support and CBT
Working with couples
Accredited by BACP
Level 1 Dyadic Development Psychotherapy - working with families
Undergoing Masters degree in Psychotherapy - children, adolescent and working with adults
I am a highly trained and experienced therapeutic counsellor and I work with all age groups as well as couples. My specialism is in working with children and adolescence. Relationship problems, low self esteem, anxiety, depression, anger, guilt, addictions, self harming are amongst the many issues I can help people with.
I have worked within a wide range of settings that include: long term illness and bereavement, physical and mental illness as a result of trauma and addictions. I can offer life coaching and management skills. I also work with families and couples who feel as though their communication skills have broken down. I am frequently involved in support groups for young people and adults wishing to improve their sense of well being.
I attend regular development groups and on going training sessions which enhance my work and enables me to keep up to date with regulations and policies. I am in my final year of a Masters degree specializing as a child Psychotherapist which involves continuous engagement in current research enabling me to use the latest theories to support the way in which I work. UKCP member.
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Anger management
- Anorexia nervosa
- Asperger's syndrome
- Attachment disorder
- Binge-eating disorder
- Bulimia nervosa
- Carer support
- Child related issues
- Chronic fatigue syndrome/ME
- Domestic violence
- Drug abuse
- Eating disorders
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Internet addiction
- Learning difficulties
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Panic disorder
- Passive aggressive behaviour
- Behavioural therapy
- Cognitive and behavioural therapies
- Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
- Couples counselling
Skype and telephone counselling available.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
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Flexible availability. Day and evening appointments.
Types of client