Hi my name is Samm I am Registered Mental Health Nurse by profession and a Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapist accredited with the BABCP. I provide online therapy to clients through video link or telephone counselling so that you can access therapy or counselling from the comfort of your own home. I work with clients who may be experiencing a number of difficulties including depression, anxiety problems, body image and weight issues including eating disorders, trauma, personality disorder, physical health problems, sleep issues and many more. I am trained in a number of different approaches so that i can adapt to your specific problems.
Training, qualifications & experience
Registered Mental Health Nurse (RMN)
Post Graduate Diploma in Cognitive Behavioural therapy accredited with the BABCP.
EMDR parts 1,2 and 3
Dialectical Behaviour therapy with the British isles DBT team
Basic and Advanced training in Compassion focused Therapy with Professor Paul Gilbert
12 month Supervised Pathway training in Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy
I have worked in a number of different settings including inpatient units, forensic services and the community. I have been qualified as a mental health nurse since 1997, trained in DBT in 2006 and qualified as a CBT therapist in 2011. I have extensive experience of working with clients with a number of problems which are often complex who may also have experience of trauma.
Areas of counselling I deal with
- Asperger's syndrome
- Avoidant personality disorder
- Binge-eating disorder
- Bipolar disorder
- Body dysmorphic disorder
- Borderline personality disorder
- Bulimia nervosa
- Career counselling
- Carer support
- Chronic fatigue syndrome/ME
- Dependent personality disorder
- Eating disorders
- Feeling sad
- Generalised anxiety disorder
- Low self-confidence
- Low self-esteem
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Obsessive-compulsive personality disorder
- Panic disorder
- Passive aggressive behaviour
- Personality disorders
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
- Postnatal depression
- Relationship problems
- Seasonal affective disorder (SAD)
- Tourette's syndrome
- Work-related stress
- Young carers
1 hour therapy sessions via video link £60
1 hour telephone sessions £60
Therapy contract to be signed between therapist and client.
Payments to be made prior to session.
Maps & Directions
Type of session
|Face to face counselling:||Yes|
0900 - 2000 Mondays 1700 - 2000 Wednesdays
Types of client
Supervision & training
I provide supervision for those who are qualified and trained in Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapy.