Paula Barnby- Individuals&Couples Therapy- UKCP; BACP Sen.Accred; Supervision
0779 044 1859
I have been working in private practice as a counsellor and psychotherapist since 2003. At present I work with individuals and with couples and offer supervision of counselling or therapy work. Among the areas I work with are depression, generalised anxiety,
relationship issues and communication or if you're feeling sad. I have worked too with pre -and post-natal issues and work or study related stress.
I am an accredited member of the United Kingdom Council of Psychotherapy (UKCP) an a senior registered member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP). I comply with their code of ethics, attend supervision and continuous professional development events regularly.
Training, qualifications & experience
MA Psychoanalytic Studies;
Postgraduate Diploma in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy
Postgraduate Diploma in Psychodynamic Studies
Advanced Diploma in Psychodynamic Counselling.
Psychoanalytic and Psychodynamic Psychotherapist and Supervisor.
Having worked as a psychotherapist and in a consultative role within the Charity sector and as a psychotherapist in Private and the NHS sectors, I have many years experience of work in different set ups, as well as considerable experience in assessments and initial consultations. My interested includes , but are not only, anxiety and stress, bereavement and loss, self esteem, pre and post natal issues and cultural issues. At the NHS I worked with Couples and with the emotional side and relationship with physical conditions.
Registered with several Private Health Insurers and EAP Providers.
I work via skype as well as face to face .
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Anger management
- Attachment disorder
- Child related issues
- Eating disorders
- Family issues
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Personality disorders
Other areas of counselling I deal with
I am experienced in working with Pre and Post-Natal areas and have a special interest in issues surrounding main carer/mother<-->baby bonding, the father's role in his children's lives and cultural issues.
I work with those who have experienced Miscarriage and/or Still Birth and with Loss and Bereavement.
I offer psychodynamic supervision for counsellors and therapists, individually or in small groups. Special rates available if you are about to or have just set up in practice.
I alsp work with EAP and am BUPA registered-Bupa provider number is 30033278 http://finder.bupa.co.uk/go/ms_paula_barnby
£58 for individuals - 50 minutes session
£85 for couples- 1 hour session
The initial consultation/s is for 50 minutes for individuals and 1 hour for couples and the fees are as above.The fee for day time supervision is £45. The fee for the initial consultation can be settled by cheque or cash on the day.
I offer 3 reduced-fee day time sessions.
I work with adults from 18 years of age, face to face, open ended work or 12 weeks time-limited contract.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
Monday to Friday by appointment. Availability discussed at initial enquiry
Types of client
|Employee Assistance Programme|
Supervision & training
I have a special interest for supervision and have supervised both counsellors and trainee counsellors and therapists for a number of years in aspects of their client work from a psychodynamic perspective.