Nicola Peacock

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Bath, Somerset, BA1
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About me

Hello and welcome,

I am an integrative trauma-informed counsellor working in central Bath and online.

I am experienced in working one to one with young adults (18-35). I help clients manage and lessen the physical and psychological impacts of trauma, whether that is a single incident event (a car accident or a sexual assault or a sudden bereavement for example) or complex trauma including multiple traumatic incidents over time and historic sexual, physical, emotional abuse or neglect.

I integrate a traditional talking therapy approach with Sensorimotor Psychotherapy, which involves working in a mindful way with thoughts, feelings, sensations and movement. I am also trained in EMDR and draw from various other trauma informed models. 

I shape my way of working to best suit your needs. We will discuss this at your initial session. At all times we will work at your pace and in a way that feels comfortable for you. 

Have a look at my website and send me an email if you think that my approach is right for you at this time. 

I look forward to hearing from you,

Nicola

Training, qualifications & experience

Advanced Diploma in Integrative Counselling (BACP accredited) - 2013

Level 1 Sensorimotor Psychotherapy training - 2016

Level 2 Sensorimotor Psychotherapy training - 2018

Level 3 Sensorimotor Psychotherapy training (ongoing)

Eye Movement Desensitization Therapy (EMDR) Full training completed 2021

Level 1 Mindfulness Teacher Training (The Mindfulness Network) completed 2021

Trauma Informed Stabilisation Therapy (Janina Fisher) online Level 1 2021

In addition to my counselling work, I have many years experience of working with young people in higher education as teacher, manager, mentor and advisor.

Member organisations

BACP
British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP)

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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).

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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

Fees

£50.00 per session

Concessions offered for

  • Keyworkers
  • Students

Additional information

Initial consultation (1 hour): £20
Ongoing counselling session (50 minutes): £50, please ask about concessions

When I work

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning
Afternoon
Evening
Night

I have limited availability for appointments on Thursday afternoons and evenings at Openings www.openingsbath.org.uk

I can also offer online appointments if preferred.

Further information

As I am employed as a Student Counsellor at the University of Bath, I am unable work with current UOB students. I am available to work with students from Bath Spa University or other educational institutions.

Bath, Somerset, BA1

Type of session

In person
Online

Types of client

Young people
Adults

Key details

DBS check

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Online platforms

Zoom
Nicola Peacock
Nicola Peacock