Ruth Conroy MBACP Accred
I am a psychodynamic accredited counsellor registered with BACP. I work in private practice and am friendly and approachable. I offer a safe,confidential and non-judgemental space to my clients where issues can be discussed and explored. I have over 28 years experience and work with individuals,couples and families who are experiencing all types of emotional distress.
I am experienced and specialise in working with families who have children with special needs, disabilities or have behavioural difficulties.
I also offer consultancy in parenting issues.
I also have experience in:
Work related stress
Low self esteem
Training, qualifications & experience
Telephone Counsellor for Childline - 1990
Advanced Diploma in Counselling - Manor House Centre for Counselling & Psychotherapy 1991
Training in Autism - Anna Freud Centre and IPOP
Parenting Skills Training - Family Links 2007
Government Facilitator of Parenting Course
Senior Practitioner in the Family Support Team at Norwood
Diploma in Child Psychology - IANLPC 2014
Accredited register membership
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Affairs and betrayals
- Anger management
- Anorexia nervosa
- Asperger's syndrome
- Attachment disorder
- Behaviour problems
- Binge-eating disorder
- Body dysmorphic disorder
- Bulimia nervosa
- Career counselling
- Carer support
- Child related issues
- Children’s learning difficulties
- Domestic violence
- Eating disorders
- Family issues
- Feeling sad
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Learning difficulties
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Panic disorder
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
- Postnatal depression
- Pregnancy and birth
- Relationship problems
- Separation and divorce
- Suicidal thoughts
- Work-related stress
£55 Individual Counselling and Consultancy on parenting issues
£65 Couples and Families
Concessions can be offered to students and unwaged
I am based in the Leverstock Green area of Hemel Hempstead. I am accessible by bus and there is parking available in the street.
I am a recognised therapist provider for BUPA, Health Assured and Workplace Options.
For many years I worked for a leading charity supporting vulnerable children and families and worked closely with parents of children with special needs and disabilities.
My belief is that everyone should be able to live the life they choose and I work towards helping my clients achieve this.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
Monday - Thursday 9.00 a.m. - 7.00 p.m.
Types of client
|Employee Assistance Programme|