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Oliver Baum BA, MTheol MBACP

Woking, Surrey, GU21
0777 967 1513 0777 967 1513

About me

I offer long term open ended and short term experiential therapy and coaching for individuals and couples; providing you with a safe and confidential environment to explore whatever may be of concern to you in your life.

Taking an Integrative approach to therapy Oliver I particularly from Gestalt, family/ systemic constellations and transpersonal therapeutic models. I have also trained and qualified in Cognitive Hypnotherapy and Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP) to the level of Master Practitioner.


Training, qualifications & experience

BA (Hons) Integrative Counselling (University of Greenwich)

MTheol Master of Theology (University Of St. Andrews)

FdA Integrative Humanistic Counselling (University of Greenwich)

Levels 1,2,3 Counselling Theory and Practice (Guildford College)

COLPI 2 Systemic Practitioner Mastery

COLPI 1 Systemic Coaching with Constellations

Marriage and Family Therapy (Centre for Systemic Constellations)

Applied Training in Systemic Family Constellations (Centre for Systemic Constellations)

Foundation in Family Constellations (Centre for Systemic Constellations)

Neuro Linguistic Programming, Master Practitioner (The Quest Institute)

Cognitive Hypnotherapist, Master Practitioner (The Quest Institute)

Hypnotherapy Practitioners Diploma (The Quest Institute)

Member of the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (MBACP)

Member of the National Council of Hypnotherapists (NCH)

Member of the Surrey Counselling and Psychotherapy Initiative (SCPI)

Member of the international team for the Sacred Attention Therapy (SAT) project

My natural curiosity has led me to study a diverse range of therapeutic models, philosophies and spiritual practices, something I continue and integrate into my practice and life.

I am fully insured and CRB checked.

Member organisations

BACP

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

BACP is one of the UK’s largest professional bodies for counselling and psychotherapy. Therapists registered with the Association fall into a number of different membership categories such as Individual Member, Registered Member MBACP and Registered Member MBACP (Accred), each standing for different levels of training and experience. MBACP (Accred) and MBACP (Snr Accred) members have achieved a substantial level of training and experience approved by the Association.

Registered members can be found on the BACP Register, which was the first register to achieve Accredited Voluntary Register status issued by the Professional Standards Authority. Individual Members will have completed an appropriate counselling and/or psychotherapy course and started to practise, but will not appear on the BACP Register until they've progressed to Registered Member MBACP status.

All members are bound by a Code of Ethics & Practice and a Complaints Procedure. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

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).

This therapist has indicated that they belong to an Accredited Register.

Other areas of counselling I deal with

Particular areas of interest include relationship difficulties, helping clients in their transition through life stages and difficult life situations (particularly post university, mid-life, bereavement and divorce), inner child work, the mobilisation of latent/ trapped energy in the body and the impact of family history/ constellations on our relationships and situations, both personal and professional.

I am also experienced in working with trans generational trauma and clients who have experienced severe trauma and sexual abuse whether as children or adults, providing a safe and honouring environment for healing and integration.

Therapies offered

  • Cognitive and behavioural therapies
  • Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
  • Couples counselling
  • Existential therapy
  • Family/systemic therapy
  • Gestalt therapy
  • Group therapy
  • Humanistic therapies
  • Integrative
  • Interpersonal therapy
  • Jungian therapy
  • Mindfulness
  • Other therapies
  • Person-centred therapy
  • Psychodynamic therapy
  • Psychosynthesis
  • Solution focused brief therapy
  • Transactional analysis
  • Transpersonal psychology

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Fees

Individuals £85.00 per 60 minute session.

Couples £95.00 per 60 minute session.

One off Coaching sessions £125.00.

A limited number of concessions are available to student Counsellors, sessions are £60.

Woking
Surrey
GU21

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone
Home visits

Practical details

Sign language Unspecified
Other languages None

Accessibility

Wheelchair user access

Wheelchair-accessible premises should have step-free access for wheelchair users and individuals who are unable to climb stairs. If a counsellor's premises aren't step-free, they may offer alternative services such as telephone/web-based appointments, home visits, or meeting clients in different location, so you can choose the option that suits you best.

You can contact the counsellor to discuss the options available.

Under the Equality Act 2010 service providers have a duty to make reasonable adjustments to ensure that individuals with disabilities can access their service. You can read more about reasonable adjustments to help you to access services on the CAB website.

Wheelchair user access

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults
Couples
Groups
Organisations

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Oliver Baum BA, MTheol MBACP

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