Robina Kausar

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Hyde SK14 & Manchester M2
Available for new clients
Available for new clients

This professional is available for new clients.

About me

Hello! I'm Robina, welcome to my page!

Exploring your options to manage or process your current or historical experiences is a brave act. Thank you for being here.

Whether you're experiencing anxious thoughts, low moods, or feeling stuck, I will help you process your thoughts and emotions.

Maybe you're seeking counselling to reassess or set new life goals, organise your thoughts, or gain clarity and direction. That's great, I can help with that too.

If you are autistic or have ADHD, I will take the time to get to know you and learn about your unique experiences.

Our sessions may include exploring your culture, family dynamics, and beliefs if you are of Asian or Black heritage, and/or are Muslim. 

As an integrative counsellor, I blend various therapeutic approaches to support you. The therapeutic relationship is crucial to your counselling experience, and so I invite you to book a free consultation to see if we're a good therapeutic match.

If you haven't received a response from me within 48 hours, please check your email spam/junk folders.

Thank you.

Training, qualifications & experience

Training:

  • Working with trauma - Carolyn Spring
  • Safeguarding Adults
  • BACP Online and phone therapy (OPT) training.
  • Mental Health First Aid - MHFA ENGLAND.
  • FGM and Forced Marriages
  • Grief and Loss
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Neurodiversity

Qualifications:

  • Level 4 Diploma in Integrative Counselling
  • Level 3 Certificate in Counselling Skills
  • Level 2 Diploma in Counselling Skills
  • TA101 in Transactional Analysis

Experience:

With 30 years experience of working with young people and adults in roles such as advocacy, safeguarding and wellbeing, counselling was the natural next step for me to take.

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

Other areas of counselling I deal with

Cultural issues, faith and identity.

Late Autism diagnosis

Estrangement.

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Fees

£35.00 - £50.00
Free initial telephone or online session

Concessions offered for

  • Keyworkers
  • Trainee counsellors

Additional information

I offer a limited number of concessionary rates, please enquire.

When I work

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Morning
Afternoon
Evening
Night

IN PERSON SESSIONS:

Saturdays,  9-6pm inclusively, Central Manchester

ONLINE / TELEPHONE SESSIONS:

Monday - Thursday evenings,  5:30-9.30pm inclusively.

Fridays 10am-4pm inclusively.

Further information

How to start counselling:

All initial consultations are remote, and are intended to see if we are a good therapeutic match.

There's no obligation to book a paid sessions afterwards but if you do, we will schedule a regular slot for each week.

You then pay by BACS transfer in advance of the session and attend your appointment.

Hyde, Greater Manchester, SK14

Royal Exchange, Old Bank Street, Manchester, M2 7PE

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone

Types of client

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

Key details

DBS check

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Wheelchair user access
Wheelchair user access

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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.

Entrance to the building and toilets are both accessible. There is a small lift that accommodates one wheelchair.

Online platforms

Whatsapp
Google Meet