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The Butterfly Effect Talking Therapies

About me

Are you feeling Anxious, down, or not sure? Just feeling not yourself lately, but you don't know why. I am here to help you explore what it is that you are feeling, and together we will find out what it is, that is keeping you stuck, to help you move forward. The past has been and gone, however sometimes we are stuck there. Let us help you move forward and leave the past........in the past.

The Butterfly Effect Talking Therapies are proud to announce that we have won for the second year running, an award; SME NEWS NORTHERN ENTERPRISE AWARDS 2020 and 2021 - MOST CARING PSYCHOTHERAPY AND HYPNOTHERAPY CLINIC GREATER MANCHESTER.

And for the first time; THE GHP NEWS SOCIAL CARE AWARDS 2022 

MOST DEDICATED HYPNOTHERAPIST (NORTHWEST ENGLAND): MICHAEL LEUNIG

Thank you to all our clients for nominating MPL for the award

Things are not right at the moment. The lockdown is affecting people in different ways, such as Depression, Anxiety, Loss and Bereavement, Loss of work, Loss of Lifestyle, Relationship issues, Social Anxiety, Agoraphobia, Needle Phobia. I am here to help and I offer a safe environment where this can be explored.

I believe that the individual is the expert and therefore you have the power to create changes in your live and I am here to help you achieve that.

Are you living with unwanted thoughts, feelings, emotions perhaps experiencing Anxiety, depression, feeling unhappy or you feel stuck and don't know why, then we are here for you.

I have experience in working with Adults and young people aged between 8 and 18 years. I run a private practice and also work with a local charity where the majority of my client work is with the Blue Lights Emergency Services, and also, Children and young people. 

Unleash your potential

Training, qualifications & experience

  • BSc(Hon) Counselling and Psychotherapy
  • Diploma in Clinical Hypnotherapy
  • Qualified Mindfulness Practitioner
  • Level three Diploma in Counselling
  • Certificate in Mental Health Awareness
  • Certificate in Sexual Health Awareness

Workshop

  • Transactional Analysis 101 course
  • working with loss and Bereavement
  • understanding Domestic abuse
  • Cognitive Behaviour Therapy
  • Stress Management
  • Emotional Intelligence

Member organisations

BACP

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP)

BACP is one of the UK’s leading professional bodies for counselling and psychotherapy with around 60,000 members. The Association has several different categories of membership, including Student Member, Individual Member, Registered Member MBACP, Registered Accredited Member MBACP (Accred) and Senior Registered Accredited Member MBACP (Snr Acccred).

Registered and accredited members are listed on the BACP Register, which shows that they have demonstrated BACP’s recommended standards for training, proficiency and ethical practice. The BACP Register was the first register of psychological therapists to be accredited by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).

Accredited and senior accredited membership are voluntary categories for members who choose to undertake a rigorous application and assessment process to demonstrate additional standards around practice, training and supervision.

Individual members will have completed an appropriate counselling or psychotherapy course and started to practise, but they won’t appear on the BACP Register until they've demonstrated that they meet the standards for registration. Student members are still in the process of completing their training.

All members are bound by the BACP Ethical Framework and a Professional Conduct Procedure.

Accredited register membership

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

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.

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Other areas of counselling I deal with

I am a qualified Clinical Hypnotherapist, fees on request.

I offer EFT (Emotion Focused Therapy) fees on request

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Fees

£40.00 per session
Free initial in-person or online session

Concessions offered for

  • Low income
  • Keyworkers
  • OAPs
  • Trainee counsellors
  • Unemployed

Additional information

my fees are;

I offer a free 30 minute consultation

£40 per session, 50 min face to face

£40 per session Zoom or telephone (payments required 24 hours prior to appointment)

reduced rates for students who attend a counselling or counselling related course.

Course;

HypnoSlimmer

Mindfulness workshops

Inner Child workshops

Price on request

Payments can be made in advance of sessions by bank transfer or via Paypal, alternatively, cash is also possible.

When I work

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning
Afternoon
Evening
Night

My practice hours are Mon-Thur 9.00 am to 8pm Friday 9am to 4pm

Further information

We have recently been awarded the SME NEWS Northern Enterprise 2020 for the

Most Caring Psychotherapy and Hypnotherapy Clinic in Greater Manchester

Check us out on our website www.mpl-hypnosis.co.uk

MPL Hypnotherapy - the United Kingdom 2020 (sme-news.co.uk)

https://www.sme-news.co.uk/winners/mpl-hypnotherapy/

Office 104 The Chambers Business Centre, Chapel Road, Oldham, Lancashire, OL8 4QQ

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone

Types of client

Children
Young people
Adults
Older adults
Groups
Organisations
Employee Assistance Programme

Key details

Wheelchair user access

Wheelchair user access

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You can contact the Counsellor to discuss the options available.

Under the Equality Act 2010 service providers have a duty to make reasonable adjustments to ensure that individuals with disabilities can access their service. You can read more about reasonable adjustments to help you to access services on the CAB website.

Additional languages

English and German

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