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MBACP

About me

I currently carry out counselling work with Northampton Rape Crisis and Break the Silence, these services support survivors of domestic abuse and rape or sexual assault. I specialize in all types of trauma including bereavement , I can also work with EAP's, anxiety, depression and self harm.

I am a registered member of BACP (British Association of Counselling and Psychology). I adhere to their Ethical Framework for good practice and also their Guidelines for Online Counselling and Psychotherapy.

Training, qualifications & experience

I hold the Level 4 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling and have undertaken many aspects of CPD, specifically including:

  • Certificate in Online and Telephone Counselling
  • Child protection – an induction
  • Disclosure of self-harm
  • Working with mental health in a changing landscape at work
  • Safeguarding adults
  • Working with shame, suicide, and self-harm
  • Working with bereavement
  • Trauma healing

I have experience in counselling in the private, public and charity sectors which has enabled me to offer short, medium and long-term work.

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).

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British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Fees

£40.00 per session
Free initial telephone or online session

Concessions offered for

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

Additional information

I offer a free introductory telephone chat so that you can find out more about me and the way I work.

Individual Sessions £40

When I work

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Further information

How can I help…

Perhaps you are struggling to cope with the stresses of life. I would like to support you through this turbulent time. I believe that therapy is a journey that we can walk together, building trust as we go. I want to offer you a safe space where you can express yourself without fear of judgment. I will help you develop techniques to cope with the challenges you face, and to understand yourself a little better. I am here whenever you are ready to take those first steps towards therapy.

CORBY, Northamptonshire, NN18

Type of session

Online
Phone

Types of client

Adults
Older adults
Organisations
Employee Assistance Programme

Key details

DBS check

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