Margaret Akmakjian-Pitz, MA, BACP (Snr Accred, Registered)
I offer counselling and psychotherapy, both short term and long term, in a safe and comfortable environment.
I have over twenty years experience of helping individuals of all ages, couples, and groups, as well supervision for other practitioners.
I also offer one-off workshops for various activities such as team-building, closure, etc.
Training, qualifications & experience
I am a registered and senior accredited member of BACP; I have an MA in counselling and psychotherapy from the University of San Francisco; a BS in human relations and organisational behaviour from the same institution, and I engage in ongoing continuing professional development (CPD) in both the UK (where I was born) and USA where I lived and worked for many years.
I am a fully trained EMDR practitioner and I have trained as a supervisor with both Cascade Organisation and the British Association for Psychotherapy (BAP).
In addition to my membership in the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) I am also a member of the International Association for Psychoanalytic Self Psychology.
I work both privately and as an associate with a variety of employee assistance organisations.
Accredited register membership
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Borderline personality disorder
- Eating disorders
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
- Relationship problems
- Separation and divorce
- Suicidal thoughts
- Work-related stress
Other areas of counselling I deal with
Fees range from £40- 60 per session with additional concessions for low-income, un-waged, students, etc.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
I see clients when convenient for them -- including evenings and weekends
Types of client
|Employee Assistance Programme|