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P/graduate Cert, Dip Therapeutic Counselling, B.Ed, Dip Spld

About me

Since qualifying as a counsellor in 2014 I have helped many people to live happier, more effective lives.  I take a solution oriented approach towards counselling and I have a very good record of helping my clients to make real change in their lives. I have broad experience with a particular interest in anger and anxiety.  Whatever problems you are facing, I will be able to help you.  I worked in the field of additional learning needs and social and emotional difficulties for 17 years. prior to training as a counsellor.  Please contact me for more information or to arrange an introductory session.


Training, qualifications & experience

  • Postgraduate Certificate in Counselling Skills
  • Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling
  • Diploma in Specific Learning Difficulties
  • B.Ed
  • NPQH

I work in private practice and for YCS Cardiff.

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

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Fees

£40.00 per session

Concessions offered for

  • Low income
  • Keyworkers
  • OAPs
  • Students
  • Unemployed

Additional information

£40 ph

When I work

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Morning
Afternoon
Evening
Night

I am available during normal office hours and also offer evening appointments.

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone

Types of client

Adults
Older adults
Organisations
Employee Assistance Programme

Key details

Wheelchair user access

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