Ros Barker MA, MBACP, BPC
07762204988 / 07762204988
I am a psychotherapist for open ended therapy and a specialist in time limited counselling : 6 or 12 sessions.
In addition to having completed a rigorous training in Psychotherapy, I have also trained as a time limited therapist.
I have more than 16 years experience of working in this field in both the NHS and in a University Student Counselling Service as well as my private practice.
Time limited therapy can be a helpful and effective in a wide range of circumstances. I am able to arrange a conversation on the phone if you need further information.
I work with relationship problems, difficulties at work, parenting issues, ageing, depression, anxiety, trauma, anger, boarding school syndrome, bereavement, sexual abuse and eating disorders.
My fees for time limited term work are negotiable so that they are affordable to you.
I also offer open-ended psychotherapy.
I provide a safe and confidential place where you can talk freely about whatever may be troubling you.
I abide by the Codes of Ethics of the Federation of Psychotherapy and Counselling, the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy and the British Psychoanalytic Council
Training, qualifications & experience
Advanced Diploma in Psychodynamic Psychotherapy (WPF)
Certificate in Time-Limited Counselling (WPF)
Diploma in Introduction to Psychodynamic Counselling and Psychotherapy (WPF)
Certificate in Counselling Skills (WPF)
BA Hons + MA English Literature University of London
Accredited member of British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy, member of British Psychoanalytic Council, member of the Foundation of Psychotherapy and Counselling.
I am an experienced practitioner in NHS (Primary and Secondary care), Higher Education (I am a counsellor in University Student Counselling Service), Voluntary sector settings (12 years experience) and have worked in private practice for the last 11 years.
Accredited register membership
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Anger management
- Attachment disorder
- Bipolar disorder
- Carer support
- Child related issues
- Eating disorders
- Emotional abuse
- Family issues
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Panic disorder
- Physical abuse
Other areas of counselling I deal with
Issues arising from parenting, especially new mothers or parents of teenagers.
Young people and students. Problems associated with food and eating.
Difficulties arising from relationship issues.
£75 - £85
Negotiable fees for those on lower incomes
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
Weekdays: daytime and evenings
Types of client