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About me

Fully Qualified and insured professional, over 10 years of experience, working from home practice, which is a comfortable and safe space and I am a practice owner of a central therapeutic practice (Temple wellness) covering a wide range of therapies, this is also a carefully considered space conducive to relaxation and calm.

I work with Individuals, couples, children and young people. I offer an initial consultation (for £30) to assess your needs and together we decide on a way of working that best suits. we contract for how we will work, frequency and cost - you are always fully informed and in control of decisions.

I specialise in Anxiety disorders, which can cover a range of other symptoms a person is experiencing.

I also offer supervision, and short workshops, regular small group classes at low fee's to be able to offer a fully inclusive service

I work daytimes, evenings and weekends (Fulltime)

I can do home visits but they are charged higher than normal sessions, and can offer online support.

Training, qualifications & experience

Qualified in Counselling and Psychotherapy CPCAP and registered as member of the BACP, Clinical Supervision

Worked as a counsellor for the Zone 2009 - 2011, and have been in private practice ever since as a counsellor/psychotherapist.

Qualified Clinical and Medical Hypnotherapist, working within the Observatory Practice for the first three years of post qualifying and now in private practise.

Previous experience of working within out of hours social services, Qualified to level 4 in Careers Guidance and Advice and guidance.

Working with people who have been unable to get back on their feet, working with DWP clients and offering support and mentoring.

Mentoring 18 -24 years olds on projects to help support them back into education or training whilst supporting their individual needs and improving their life skills.

Qualified Tutor for over 10 years, offering adult wellbeing courses

Qualified in NLP, CBT, Neuro science, Psychoneuroimmunology and Disease, Sand tray therapy, working with children, child birth and post pregnancy, gastro hypno-band, weight loss a mind set,  Relationship counselling and attachment theory, fertility and Psychosexual dysfunction 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

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British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Other areas of counselling I deal with

hypno-birthing

weight loss

smoking cessation

Fees

Concessions offered for

  • Low income
  • Keyworkers

Additional information

Under 18 years fee £45

Adult Counselling fee £50

Adult Hypnotherapy fee £60

Courses and workshops vary in cost

When I work

Monday - Sunday daytime and evening availability

real time calendar is accessible on the website:

www.counsellingandhypnotherapy.co.uk

Further information

Bespoke packages available for work based programmes

Nicola Parker is also registered with Hypnotherapy Directory.

8 Beckham Place, Lower Compton, Plymouth, Devon, PL3 5EZ

11 Short Park Road, Plymouth, Devon, PL3 4PZ

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone

Types of client

Children
Young people
Adults
Older adults
Couples
Groups
Organisations
Employee Assistance Programme

Supervision

In person

Offering qualified counsellors Supervision, humanistic counselling models and solution focused work .

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