Natalie Wood

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Wimborne, Dorset, BH21
Available for new clients
Available for new clients

This professional is available for new clients.

About me

When we are in need of help, sometimes we can get the support we require from our friends and family. There are also times though where perhaps more specific help is needed,  including issues like anxiety, relationships, depression or low self esteem. I provide a quiet space to explore, reflect and understand what is happening for you.  Here we can work together to improve your wellbeing and make life more comfortable for you. I also provide a private and confidential space for you to explore aspects of your concerns and issues.

I have trained in Integrative Humanistic Approach, using Person Centred Approach central to my work, also using Gestalt and Transactional Analysis.  I am also a qualified CBT Therapist.  I have worked privately and in volunteer roles throughout my training and subsequently since becoming fully qualified. I have worked with Adults and Young People (12 - 25) and also in a middle school working with 9 - 13 years olds.

I am fully insured and I am able to offer long term support and targeted short term support tailored to the individuals needs. With regular reviews to ensure we are working collaboratively and to your needs.

Training, qualifications & experience

BACP backed Children and Young People course (bolt on) Redlands College
Level 5 CBT (Redlands College, CPCAB)
Level 4 Counselling Diploma 2012 (Redlands College, CPCAB)
Certificate of Proficiency 2012 BACP and Health and Social Care
Level 3 counselling 2010 (Adult Education CPCAB


I spent over two years volunteering at a local counselling service for adults. During this time and beyond (four years) I also volunteered at a local young persons counselling service. Where I had the privilege to work with people who experienced many diverse challenges.I have also worked in a middle school supporting young people in a pastoral and latterly working as a school Counsellor. I now work in private practise only.

Member organisations

BACP
British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP)

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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

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British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Fees

£50.00 per session

Concessions offered for

  • Low income
  • Students
  • Trainee counsellors

Additional information

£40 for the Inital Assessment Session.

£50 for any subsequent counselling sessions following the assessment will be charged at per session. Some concessional fees are available. 

Please go give me a call or email to arrange an Initial Assessment Session. 

When I work

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  • I will do what I can to accommodate a time to suit the client

Wimborne, Dorset, BH21

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone

Types of client

Children
Young people
Adults
Older adults
Families

Online platforms

Google Meet
Skype
Whatsapp
Zoom

Supervision

In person
Online

I have worked with Young People for over 10 years, initially as pastoral, ELSA and latterly as a Counsellor, both in an education setting and PP.

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Natalie Wood
Natalie Wood