Nicola Ockwell Counsellor Shirley Croydon Surrey

Nicola Ockwell Counsellor Shirley Croydon Surrey

84 Woodmere Avenue

07963 706198

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About me

I am a BACP registered and insured Integrative Therapeutic Counsellor offeing a professional approach to each client. I offer a non judgemental safe, warn welcoming and condifential therapy. I work within the boundaries and ethical framework of the BACP.

I work with building a relationship and will tailor my approach depending on what the client needs are. I have a private practise for a homely environment. My approach is client led allowing the client time and space to explore their feelings and work together to understand what is going on and why. I use humanistic, CBT and psychodynamic modalities depending what might be most useful for each client.

Training, qualifications & experience

I have experience of working in a Secondary School with teenagers. I have also worked for Mind for three years with adults and for Place2be with young children working with play therapy and metaphor.

I have a Post Graduate Diploma in Integrative Counselling Skills for the NHS, backed by the BACP.

I have a certificate In Counselling Skills.

Additionally, I have completed training courses in:

  • Working with Difference and Diversity          
  • Working with Secondary Aged Young People      
  • Gestalt (chair work practise)
  • Hidden Harm
  • Trauma (Counselling)
  • Exitential Freedom
  • Working Therapautically with HIV+ Clients

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Areas of counselling I deal with



        Maps & Directions

        Croydon, CR0 7PE

        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 information
        Wheelchair user access:


        I am available weekdays, evenings and weekends.

        Types of client

        Young people
        Older adults