Nathan Roberts, Dip Therapeutic Counselling, MBACP. Folkestone CT20

Nathan Roberts, Dip Therapeutic Counselling, MBACP.  Folkestone CT20

3rd Floor
Bedonwell Counselling Centre
Mill Bay (off Tontine St)
Folkestone
Kent
CT20 1JR

07968 806 301

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About me

*I am able to offer online counselling sessions so you can still have therapy without leaving your home. Please contact me for more details and set up instructions*

From time to time we often feel unable to move on or shift our patterns of behaviour that start to have an affect on our own wellbeing and that of those around us. Our relationships may start to breakdown or we feel unable to be in one all together. We can be finding ourselves isolated, overwhelmed and misunderstood.

It can be hard to work through all this alone, and by being in therapy we can work together in a safe, non judgemental, confidential space where we will work toward building a genuine trusting relationship together. In this supportive, confidential atmosphere you can begin to develop your own stronger sense of self, work on your issues and build a greater sense of self worth. This will then allow you to start making the right choices which will lead to the changes you need to live a more fulfilling, authentic life.

Why do we have therapy?

Some of the reasons people come to counselling include;

  • Sex or Relationship Issues
  • Gay and bisexual issues or struggling to come out
  • Bullying, verbal, emotional or physical
  • Issues at work
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Coming to terms with loss, bereavement
  • Struggling to live an authentic life

Counselling is a safe, confidential space for people to talk where they can begin to work on their issues without judgement, prejudice or interpretation. It's a place where you can develop a trusting relationship with your counsellor and talk openly about what's going on for you, and how your emotions may be affecting you at this time in your life.

I am a fully qualified Person Centred Therapist and registered member of the BACP. Being in practice for over 5 years, I have experience working with people who have come to therapy for a variety of reasons.

How does Therapy Help?
Therapy can be effective in helping you;

  • Have a better understanding of yourself
  • Lead to you having more peace of mind and acceptance
  • Encourage you make better decisions going forward
  • Help you develop new tools to cope better and to let go of unhealthy behaviour patterns
  • Help you develop your skills for improving relationships with others
  • Lead to a more fulfilling, authentic, happier and open life

Although I work with both men and women, my service aims to encourage men to know that there is a space where they can feel safe and supported to work through their issues. It is often a misconception that 'men don't talk about feelings', but rather that men don't know that counselling can also be beneficial space for them too.

I offer both short and long term therapy. If you would like to make an appointment to meet please get in touch.

Training, qualifications & experience

Level 4 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling

Level 3 Certificate in Counselling

Samaritans training and volunteering

DBS registered

Registered member of BACP

Member of BAPCA(TPCA)

Experienced in working with people who come to counselling with

Anxiety.
Depression.
Anger issues.
Sex and relationship issues.
Bullying; verbal, emotional and physical.
Struggling with identity, purpose or meaning in life.
Gay and bisexual issues and concerns.
Abandonment, loss and bereavement.

Member organisations

BACP

Accredited register membership

Fees

Session rates start at £45.00

A limited number of reduced rates available for adult Counselling students. Please call or email for more details.

Currently working as a counselling supplier for NHS Trusts and accepting EAP referrals from organisations in and around Kent. Contact me for more details and availability.

Further information

Spaces currently available for adult students on counselling and psychotherapy courses

Maps & Directions

Folkestone, CT20 1JR

Type of session

Online counselling: Yes
Telephone counselling: Yes
Face to face counselling: Yes
Home visits: No

Practical details

Sign language: Unspecified
Other languages: None

Accessibility

Accessibility information
Wheelchair user access: Yes

Counselling room is accessible via a lift. Also able to offer online counselling sessions for those unable to leave their home.

Availability

Now offering online counselling sessions so you don't need to leave your home for therapy. Please call or email for more details and set up instructions.

Types of client

Adults
Older adults
Organisations
Employee Assistance Programme