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About me

I am an existential counsellor based in Hammersmith. I work with clients from all backgrounds and walks of life, although most of my experience has been with adults who have experienced trauma in childhood, particularly physical and sexual abuse. 

I am passionate about working with the full diversity of human experience in terms of gender, sexual preference, culture, ethnicity and ability. I am inclusive of all bodies and work from a HAES perspective. 

I see clients between the hours of 12:00 and 22:00, Sunday to Thursday. 

Training, qualifications & experience

I am a registered member of the British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP), and an individual member of the Society for Existential Analysis (SEA), the Institute of Recovery from Childhood Trauma (IRCT), and Psychotherapists and Counsellors for Social Responsibility (PCSR). 

Qualifications include: 

  • Certificate of Proficiency – BACP (2022) 
  • Certificado: Fenomenología Existencial: Aplicación a la Psicoterapia y las Relaciones Interpersonales – Asociación Latinoamericana de Psicotherapia Existencial (ALPE) (2021) 
  • Foundation Certificate: Psychotherapy & Counselling – Regent’s University (2019)
  • Safeguarding Children – Stop It Now! (2012) 
  • Eradicating Child Sexual Abuse – The Lucy Faithfull Foundation (2012)
  • Child Trafficking: Safeguarding Children: Advanced Level – ECPAT (2012)

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

  • Cult leavers 
  • Religious trauma 
  • FGM

Fees

£55.00 per session
Free initial in-person session

When I work

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning
Afternoon
Evening
Night

Further information

Sessions take place in my home, which is a first-floor flat. The building does not have a lift, so unfortunately it is not as accessible as I would like it to be. I also have a cat, so if you are allergic to cats then this may not be the best fit for you!

Type of session

In person
Online

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults

Key details

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Additional languages

French
Spanish

Romany, German

Online platforms

Zoom
Scarlett De Courcier

Scarlett De Courcier