Nathan Hipple

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(MBACP) Dip. Couns
Available for new clients
Available for new clients

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Basingstoke RG24 & RG21
Available for new clients
Available for new clients

This professional is available for new clients.

About me

I understand that people sometimes lose their way, yet I believe in the strength for each person to find their own path to emotional wellness.  I offer deep level support to facilitate change and self sustaining mental health. I will offer an honest evaluation and an empathic response to your needs and work with you to develop your inner resilience.

I have a variety of experience from working across many different areas of mental health in the last nine years. These include providing counselling for Basingstoke College of Technology, working for the NHS and providing support within Two Saints charities.  I use varying skills and concepts depending on what is suitable for each need or individual. I believe that the most important element to therapy is the relationship and trust that is built.

I work in a discreet purpose built room to ensure confidentiality both in Basingstoke town centre and Priestly Road (Basingstoke). Reaching out for support can feel daunting. However  this is normal and I’ve not yet met someone that has not benefited from reaching out.

How to take the next step
I offer a free 20 minute consultation for us to explore what you need.  Please feel free to contact me for an informal discussion or to arrange an initial session.

Training, qualifications & experience

Experience in a variety of settings including

  • Private Practice 
  • BCOT (providing counselling to employees, teachers, mature students and young adults)
  • NHS substance misuse service (NHS)
  • Assistant facilitator of brief intervention therapy groups (NHS)
  • Two Saints Charity (trauma informed care working as a support worker)

Training and Qualifications:

  • Level 4 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling 
  • Motivational Interviewing level 1
  • Advanced qualification Motivational Interviewing 
  • Group Work training - NHS SSSH Foundation Trust
  • Advanced level apprenticeship in Adult Social Care (specializing in addiction)
  • Certificate of proficiency 
  • CACHE level 2 awareness in mental health problems 
  • Drug and Alcohol awareness training.
  • Working with alcohol using clients
  • DASH- Domestic Abuse,Harassment and stalking basic awareness (level 1)
  • Basic clinical risk training
  • Gabor Mate- Compassionate Inquiry Master class
  • Bereavement Awareness 
  • Understanding the impact of stress and adversity on social connectedness: A Polyvagal Perspective

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

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British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Therapies offered

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Fees

£55.00 - £60.00

Additional information

Please feel free to contact me to arrange a free 20 minute consultation.

Single Session cost £60 (Always cost of one off first session)

Book 4 sessions  upfront (£220) for a reduced rate of £55

When I work

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning
Afternoon
Evening
Night

Although the above are my main working hours I may have some flexibility if availability suites at the time.

Priestley Road, Basingstoke, Hampshire, RG24

Basingstoke, Hampshire, RG21

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone

Types of client

Adults (25-64)
Older Adults (65+)
Organisations
Employee Assistance Programme

Key details

DBS check

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Wheelchair user access
Wheelchair user access

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Wednesday & Thursday evenings.

Online platforms

Google Meet
Skype
Zoom
Whatsapp
Nathan Hipple
Nathan Hipple