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Saima Pasha (Integrative Psychotherapist, UKCP Accredited)

Birmingham B28 & B18
07538 959 785 07538 959 785 Registered / Accredited
Birmingham B28 & B18

About me

By reading this, you have started your journey of self discovery, to the changes you want to be.

I am an Integrative Psychotherapist; this type of therapy allows the freedom to take elements from different therapeutic approaches according to the individual needs of the client. Sometimes people find it difficult or uncomfortable to put their feelings into words, make sense of what they are going through and need help & support from someone outside of their personal life.

The therapeutic relationship is non-judgmental and a confidential relationship; where you will be free to be able to talk about whatever it is, concerning you. It is a space, where you will be accepted, valued and safe. Together we will explore your issues, re-build your self-confidence and self-worth, to enable you to take the responsibility for your own choices and make positive changes within your life. Therapy is tailored to your needs alone.

I offer individual counselling on a open ended arrangement.

I can provide therapy that is culturally sensitive and culturally inclusive if needed by the individual. I am able to offer the counselling in either English or Urdu, giving the individual the flexibility to choose the language they are most comfortable with in expressing themselves.

Should you decide to have counselling, the first step would be to arrange an appointment by telephone or by email (saima@sitherapy.co.uk). This initial meeting is very important to allow you to discuss your particular concerns and what you need from counselling. The first appointment will provide us both the opportunity to get a sense of whether we could work together - this is an important factor in establishing a therapeutic relationship.

My counselling experience includes working with difficulties around:

  • Relationships
  • Domestic abuse
  • Trauma
  • Depression
  • Isolation
  • Low Mood
  • Lack of self-esteem
  • Low Confidence
  • Anxiety and Stress
  • Domestic Abuse: emotional, sexual, mental or physical.
  • Bereavement or Loss
  • Sexual Abuse/Self Harm

Training, qualifications & experience

Qualifications and Training

Integrative Psychotherapy (UKCP Accredited) MSc

Introductory Course: ‘A Space To Think ‘Introductory Course to Psychoanalytic Ideas - WMIP

Emotional Trauma Therapies – Workshop/Training

Self-Compassion in CBT - Workshop/Training

Domestic Violence - Workshops/Training

Mental Health - Workshops/Training

Suicide Prevention Training: ASIST Training

B.A (Hons) degree in Cultural, Education and Childhood.


Experience

Asian Family Counselling Service

Dr M.J.H Qureshi – Mental Health

Amirah Foundation - Psychotherapist and Support Worker

Muslim Women's Network - Support Worker and Psychotherapist

Private Practice - (SiTherapy) saima@sitherapy.co.uk

Website Page: www.sptherapy.co.uk  

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited

Registered / Accredited

Being registered/accredited with a professional body means an individual must have achieved a substantial level of training and experience approved by their member organisation.

UKCP

UK Council for Psychotherapy

The UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) is a leading professional body for the education, training and regulation of psychotherapists and psychotherapeutic counsellors. Its register is accredited by the government's Professional Standards Authority.

As part of its commitment to protect the public, it works to improve access to psychotherapy, to support and disseminate research, to improve standards and to respond effectively to complaints against its members.

UKCP standards cover the range of different psychotherapies. Registration is obtained by training or accrediting with one of its member organisations, or by holding a European Certificate in Psychotherapy. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

Accredited register membership

UK Council for 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.

Therapies offered

  • Cognitive and behavioural therapies
  • Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
  • Cognitive therapy
  • Humanistic therapies
  • Integrative
  • Psychoanalysis
  • Psychoanalytic therapy
  • Psychoanalytical and psychodynamic
  • Psychodynamic therapy

Fees

Sessions are on a sliding scale £45 to £60 for a 50 minute session

Reduced fee's for students and individuals on low income can be considered.

Fees are payable by cash only at the beginning of each session.

Short and long term work is available.

Further information

I have Professional Indemnity Insurance and an up to date enhanced DBS.

You can contact me by;

Email - saima@sitherapy.co.uk

Contact Number - Mobile 07538 959 785

71 Vyse Street
Hockley
Birmingham
West Midlands
B18 6EX

Solihull Wellbeing Clinic
15 Highfield Road
Hall Green
Birmingham
West Midlands
B28 0EL

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone
Home visits

Practical details

Sign language
Other languages Urdu

Accessibility

Wheelchair user access

Wheelchair-accessible premises should have step-free access for wheelchair users and individuals who are unable to climb stairs. If a counsellor's premises aren't step-free, they may offer alternative services such as telephone/web-based appointments, home visits, or meeting clients in different location, so you can choose the option that suits you best.

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.

Wheelchair user access Unspecified

Availability

My availability to offer therapy sessions at the Clinic are: Monday to Friday - 10am till 4pm

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Saima Pasha (Integrative Psychotherapist, UKCP Accredited)

Saima Pasha (Integrative Psychotherapist, UKCP Accredited)