Dr Natalie Garnett

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Health Psychologist / Counsellor/ Addiction therapy
Available for new clients
Available for new clients

This professional is available for new clients.

Hitchin, Hertfordshire, SG5 1LA
Available for new clients
Available for new clients

This professional is available for new clients.

About me

Do you need someone to talk to? Are past or present experiences affecting you? Do you feel unable to cope?

I offer a safe secure and confidential space for you to talk and explore your thoughts and feelings without being judged. I aim to support you in dealing with any problems or crisis that you are experiencing. These can be long-standing problems or recent problems. I offer long and short term therapy to individuals, couples and families. I also provide group therapy and online counselling.

My Approach
We all think, feel and react in different ways and so when seeking therapy it is important to find the right type of therapy for your needs. It's for this reason that I use an integrative approach to therapy. This approach combines various therapeutic methods such as cognitive and behavioural therapy, psychodynamic therapy and humanistic therapy. By using integrative therapy it allows me to adapt the therapy to apply the appropriate technique to suit your needs and wants.

Areas that I work in
I work with clients who come to therapy for a variety of different issues in their lives. This can include areas such as anxiety, depression, sexual abuse, relationship issues and support with working towards life goals.

Addiction
Are you looking for help with an addiction? Recognizing that you have a problem is the first step on the road to recovery, one that takes tremendous courage and strength. If you're ready to make a change and overcome your addiction I can help support you in gaining back control of your life.

I am a professional qualified counsellor and psychotherapist and an accredited member of the (NCS) National Counselling Society who works within their code of ethics. I am also a Health Psychologist and registered with the HCPC (Health and Care Professions Council).

Training, qualifications & experience

Professional Qualifications
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Professional doctorate in Health Psychology
* MSc Health Psychology
* BA Psychology and Criminology (Hons)
* Advanced Diploma in Counselling and Psychotherapy
* Diploma in Counselling and Psychotherapy
* Diploma in Hypnotherapy and Counselling Skills
* Royal College of General Practitioners Certificate in Management of Drug Misuse Part 1
* Certificate in Drugs Awareness for Prisons and Communities
* Level 2 Certificate for Adult Learner Support

Professional Memberships and Registration
* National Counselling Society (NCS)
* Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)

Training
I frequently attend continuous professional development courses and regular supervision sessions. 

I have a full Enhanced DBS clearance and I am fully insured with Holistic Insurance Services.

I am a PFOA (Police Firearms Officers Association) approved counsellor

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

Registered / Accredited

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NCPS
National Counselling & Psychotherapy Society (NCPS)

The National Counselling and Psychotherapy Society

This Not For Profit association of counsellors and psychotherapists aim to support the counselling profession, members and training organisations.

In 2013 the NCS register was accredited by the Professional Standards Authority under the Accredited Voluntary Register Scheme. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

Accredited register membership

National Counselling & Psychotherapy Society
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.

National Counselling & Psychotherapy Society

Fees

£90.00 per session

Concessions offered for

  • Unemployed

Health Insurance/EAP

  • Aviva
  • Vitality
  • BUPA

Additional information

Fees

* Individual sessions £90.00

* Couples sessions £110.00

All sessions are 50 minutes long.

For those who find it difficult to travel to see me or prefer counselling in the comfort of their own home I also offer counselling via Skype.

I am able to offer sessions in the evenings and at weekends.

LEAF Health, Ground Floor, 47 Bancroft, Hitchin, Hertfordshire, SG5 1LA

Type of session

In person
Online

Types of client

Adults
Older adults
Couples
Families
Groups
Organisations
Employee Assistance Programme
Dr Natalie Garnett
Dr Natalie Garnett