Maria Powell Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist ACP(Reg) BAHons
I am a Qualified Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist.
I work with babies, children and young people up to the age 24.I also work with parents in thinking about their children. I write reports for paediatricians.
I offer therapy for anxiety, depression. Bereavement, Bullying, Relationship difficulties, Low self confidence, self harm. Exam stress . Trauma. Autism Spectrum Disorder,Developmental delay hearing difficulties. Emotional and behavioural difficulties, selective mutism.
I offer parent and child family sessions
Therapy is through observation, play, art and a talking therapy
Training, qualifications & experience
QUALIFIED CHILD AND ADOLESCENT PSYCHOTHERAPIST TRAINED AT BIrmingham Trust for Psychoanalytical Psychotherapists
DIPLOMA PSYCHOANALYTICAL OBSERVATIONAL STUDIES University East London and Tavistock Clinic London
BA HONS DEGREE CHILD AND ADOLESCENT University of Luton
NNEB Nursery Nurse trained.
30 years experience of working with children and families.
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Anger management
- Asperger's syndrome
- Attachment disorder
- Attachment disorder in children
- Behaviour problems
- Childhood bereavement
- Childhood bullying
- Children’s learning difficulties
- Depression and anxiety in children
- Domestic violence
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Learning difficulties
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Personality disorders
- Physical abuse
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
- Separation anxiety
- Sexual abuse
Fees 60.00 for 50 min therapy sessions.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
Appts can be arranged
Types of client
Supervision & training
I can offer clinical supervision to counsellors and trainee child psychotherapists.View supervision profile