Nicola Loram

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Exeter, Devon, EX4 4JA
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About me

I provide an independent counselling and psychotherapy service for adults, children and young people. I also do relationship counselling for couples.

I offer face to face psychotherapy sessions as well as telephone and online therapy sessions.

I have twenty years experience working with children and adolescents including ten years working for the NHS. with Exeter CAMHS. Other previous experience includes working as a therapist in education counselling services and voluntary organisations, such as Force Cancer Care,  providing therapy for adults, young people and children.

I also work as a relational therapist with couples experiencing difficulties in their relationships.

I can offer extensive experience in working with a wide variety of emotional difficulties, including

  • depression, low self esteem, anxiety, relationship difficulties and identity issues;
  • problems due to difficult past experiences such as trauma, abuse and relationship difficulties;
  • loss and bereavement;
  • self harm;
  • a more general sense of dissatisfaction or confusion;
  • help with promoting personal development - sessions provide a deep exploration of past and current experiences and emotions in order to develop greater insight and self knowledge.

I offer :

  • Psychotherapy sessions for children, adolescents and adults on a once weekly basis or more frequent if needed. This work tends to be open ended although I do also offer time limited work..
  • Relationship therapy for couples - usually on a once weekly basis.
  • Online and telephone support and counselling
  • assessments
  • consultations

Training, qualifications & experience

Qualifications:

- Child and Adolescent Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy - clinical training to doctorate standard at the         Tavistock and Portman Clinic, London
- Post. Grad. Diploma in Psychodynamic Counselling for adults- Certificate in Integrative Counselling
- Qualification in Psychoanalytic Observational Skills

- Certificate in Relational/`Couples therapy

Professional Registration:

- Registered member of the ACP (Association of Child Psychotherapists) and accreditation with the Professional Standards Authority
- Member of BACP (British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy)

Member organisations

ACP
Association of Child Psychotherapists (ACP)

The ACP is the registering body for NHS trained Child and Adolescent Psychotherapists. ACP members undergo a minimum 6 year training; two years at Masters level then 4 years full-time clinical in the NHS qualifying in a Doctorate Level course. Full members are able to work with neonates, mothers & babies, parents & toddlers, primary school age children & adolescents. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

Accredited register membership

Association of Child Psychotherapists
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.

Association of Child Psychotherapists

Fees

£60.00 - £75.00
Free initial telephone session

Health Insurance/EAP

  • Aviva

Additional information

My fees are £60.00 for a fifty minute appointment. 

Fees for couples work are £75 per appointment.

I have a limited number of reduced fee appointments depending on circumstances.

When I work

I can offer a variety of appointment days and times throughout the week.

Further information

My practice room is based in the city centre of Exeter in Southernhay West, close to car parking, train station and numerous bus routes.

20 Richmond Road, Exeter, Devon, EX4 4JA

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone

Types of client

Children
Young people
Adults
Older adults
Couples
Nicola Loram
Nicola Loram