Phil Haigh

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Registered MBACP - Face to Face & Online
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Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 5JS
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This professional is accepting new clients but may have a waitlist. Please enquire with them directly to discuss availability.

About me

Sometimes we can feel a bit broken and not know why. You might feel exhausted worrying about relationships and how other people feel about you. Maybe you wish you could feel more confident in relationships and treat yourself with more respect.

It might be that you keep repeating unhelpful patterns, working too much or feeling exhausted but you don’t feel able to stop. Replaying past events on a loop whilst trying to sleep, you imagine if you could just figure out what you're doing wrong somehow things will be better. 

If any of this rings true for you, finding a private space to take your concerns where you can focus on your own needs can be a real relief.

Together we will begin to understand your experiences in a space where you won't have to focus on others, allowing you a space to reconnect with your authentic self.  I offer guidance and understanding as we explore what's happened and it's impact, gently and safely navigating your experience and beliefs, we will rediscover what you may need and how to get there.

I have over 10 years experience helping people restore and repair a sense of confidence. You are welcome to book a free 15 minute telephone call so that you can ask me any questions and see if you feel we are a good fit.

Reaching out will also give you the relief of knowing you have taken the first step and you have someone on your side who you can talk to about what's going on.

Simply click on the Intro call button and choose your preferred time, ill get straight back to you.

If there isn't a convenient time available, email me with the times you are able to speak and I will get back to you within 24 hours.

Training, qualifications & experience

I have over 10 years experience supporting a wide range of people from diverse backgrounds. In particular I have an interest in helping people work through anxiety, low self esteem and burn out.

I am a registered member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP).

Qualifications :

BSC Therapeutic Counselling
Professional Diploma Therapeutic Counselling
Certificate Therapeutic Counselling
BACP Certificate of Proficiency

Member organisations

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

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.

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy

Other areas of counselling I deal with

Other areas I work with:

Low self worth / self esteem and body image.

Shame/guilt and shameful feelings about yourself or things you may have done.

Conflict avoidance and people pleasing

Online Therapy

Online therapy allows you to get the support you need from the comfort of your own home.  Whether its having your pet next to you, a cup of tea, sitting in a big armchair, or under a warm blanket, home can be a sanctuary whilst you get the support you need.

I use secure end-to-end encrypted video  and we can arrange appointments flexibly around your commitments. Just drop me an email and we'll work out a first call from there.

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£50.00 per session

Concessions offered for

  • Students
  • Trainee counsellors

Additional information

Introductory 15 min phone calls are free of charge and give you a chance to get a feel for whether I might be the right therapist for you.

Further individual sessions will be for one hour and are charged at £50 per session. I also offer discounted rates for students.

You are always in control of how many sessions you have and we'll check in as to how you are feeling about your sessions as we go along.

I’m based in the heart of Leeds City Centre, on The Headrow, a short walk from Leeds Train Station. There are several car parks within a few minutes walk. Alternatively we can work together online in the comfort of your own home.

When I work

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun

Flexible morning, afternoon and evening appointments available.

Further information

Flexible daytime and evening appointments available online, telephone or in Leeds City Centre in person.

6 Butts Court, Green Dragon Yard, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 5JS

Type of session

In person

Types of client

Young adults (18-24)
Adults (25-64)
Older Adults (65+)

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