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MBACP : Accredited & Registered, MA, Pg Dip, Bsc (Hons)

About me

Hello my name is Rada and I’m an integrative Counsellor / Psychotherapist and EMDR trained therapist. We all experience times in our life when we could benefit from some space to talk and find a way through a crossroads and a call for change.  I can offer a safe, warm and non-judgmental relationship whereby we can explore a way forward.

I am an experienced, fully qualified BACP registered and accredited Counsellor/Psychotherapist. I offer integrative therapy to adults with the aim of ensuring that I adapt to your unique and specific needs. Research suggests that the therapeutic relationship is the most important foundation to creating change and I endeavor achieve this by demonstrate high levels of warmth, empathy and acceptance.

Your concerns are paramount and I aim to focus on where your needs are, whether this is related to the present, past or future. I draw on a range of models such as: person centred, cognitive-behavioural  &  transpersonal therapies. I am also an Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR) trained therapist; research suggests that this modality can be beneficial for trauma related events.

I am able to work with you whereby you may have experienced an imbalance and threat from power.  Presenting issues may manifest as  anxiety , 'depression' , trauma , grief , self-esteem etc. Additionally I hold a specialism in trauma : Acute Trauma / Post Traumatic Stress ( Single incident : Crime, accident , natural disaster) , Chronic (Repeated , prolonged trauma such as domestic violence and war) as well as Complex Trauma ( Relational, Developmental trauma,  abuse and Neglect).

I am able to offer both short and long term work. It’s usually helpful to review our work after 6-sessions to ensure that we are meeting your needs appropriately.

I adhere to confidentiality and safeguarding policies. I also hold an up-to-date DBS/CRB check.

Training, qualifications & experience

I have clinical experience within the NHS, school setting and charity sector . Additionally , I have employed experienced within the specialist psychological trauma unit at Transport for London (TfL)

I hold the following relevant qualifications:

MA (Merit) Counselling & Psychotherapy

Pg. Diploma Psychological Counselling

BSc (Hons) Psychology

Plus various CPD which includes EMDR (Parts 1-3)

Advanced , Attachment-Informed EMDR (Trainer:  Mark Brayne)

EMDR for Schizophrenia,  Dissociation & other psychosis (Trainer : Professor Paul Miller)

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Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

Registered / Accredited

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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

Other areas of counselling I deal with

I hold a specialism with relation to therapeutically supporting adult children and young people who grew up with a seriously mentally /emotionally distressed  parent . Some parents may have received a diagnosis such as Schizophrenia , Dissociation or an other Psychosis . However, some parents may not have obtained a diagnosis.


Concessions offered for

  • Low income
  • Keyworkers
  • OAPs
  • Students
  • Trainee counsellors
  • Unemployed

Additional information

I offer a half price initial consultation session , so that we can explore what you may need and whether I will be able to support you with this, there is no further obligation and it would be your decision and choice about whether to proceed further. I will also be able to signpost you if required.

Fees are negotiable , but would range within the sliding scale of between £55-£65 per 50 min for a counselling session.  EMDR sessions are charged at £60-£75 per session. Concessionary rates are available for students and individuals with evidence of low income/benefits.

Before we commence the work, I will provide you with a copy of the  Contract with includes information such as the Cancellation and General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Policy .

The Lancester Centre, 53 Lancaster Road, Enfield, Middlesex, EN2 0BU

Lower Flat, 88 Church Street, Enfield, Hertfordshire, EN2 6AR

Type of session

In person

Types of client

Older adults
Employee Assistance Programme

Key details

DBS check

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Rada Graovac

Rada Graovac