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BSc(Hons) MBACP Now offering Neurofeedback brain training

About me

I am passionate about my work and believe that we all deserve to be heard. I have personal experience of how difficult it is to ask for help at these times, and how scary it is to embark on such a personal and private encounter with a stranger, but finding a counsellor to work through your emotions and explore is often the most powerful tool to cope and manage your life as you would like, with a safe, caring and professional counsellor alongside you.

I am an experienced counsellor and have in 2021 opened up neurofeedback brain training sessions as an additional service. We are able to look at areas of your life and review patterns of behaviour that might not be helpful;

  • Problems in your relationship with your partner, family members or friends.
  • Experiencing bullying at work or at home
  • Difficulties adjusting to changes in your life, i.e. retirement,redundancy,bereavement, illness.
  • Feelings of anger, loss after a bereavement or divorce or separation from loved ones.
  • Low self esteem and poor self confidence.
  • Feelings of depression,loneliness and isolation poor quality of life.
  • Suffering from stress, anxiety and negative mood swings.
  • Difficult work circumstances and debt worries.

These situations can cause huge amount of pain and sometimes come out as anger, sadness and feelings of depression with no idea of how we can overcome them. I feel passionate about the benefits of counselling and firmly believe that our emotional well being affects our physical well being. Yes, it can be scary, but the journey you embark on will often enhance and encourage you to care for yourself better, therefore making it easier to care for others. I believe counselling offers you support to look at these difficult areas free of judgement, in a safe and comfortable environment with a trained experienced professional following a strict code of ethics.

I invite you to read through my profile and visit my website and please give me a call or email for an initial appointment. There is no obligation we can both chat and see if we can work together. Maybe you are experiencing some difficulties or you have come to a time in your life when you would like to think through why your life is the way it is.

In one to one counselling we will meet once a week for fifty minutes at a regular time for a set time discussed at the assessment to suit your needs, or I am able to offer telephone or Skype counselling in the same format.

Please have a look at my website www.horsesenseforlife.org.uk or email me on Click here or call me on 07964302476 for an appointment.

Here is a link to my new book published in November 2020:

Making A Difference a Personal Development Journey to discovering the real magic of Horses and People https://makingadifferencebook.co.uk

Training, qualifications & experience

  • Individual registered member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP)
  • Integrative Counselling BSc(Honours) from Roehampton University
  • Certified Neurofeedback NeurOptimal® brain trainer
  • I specialise in bereavement counselling and have been working over a two year period at Wandsworth Bereavement Service, also at Kingston Women's Centre, with various life issues
  • Experience working as a staff counsellor at Contact, a workplace counselling service at the Imperial College Hospital, St Mary's, Paddington
  • I am an EAGALA certified Equine assisted psychotherapist practicing here in Newport Pembrokeshire. We work outside in nature with horses running free in a herd. The results are amazing and the horses are non judgemental with their feedback in the here and now. please check out my website www.horsesenseforlife.org.uk

I am continuing my professional development on a regular basis (CPD) and I receive ongoing supervision, in accordance with the professional body's Code of Practice. I regularly see my own therapist.

 

Here is a link to my new book published November 2020 :

Making A Difference a Personal Development Journey to discovering the real magic of Horses and People https://makingadifferencebook.co.uk

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

Areas of counselling I deal with

Fees

Additional information

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When I work

Appointments available Monday to Friday 8am to 6pm

Further information

Neurofeedback NeurOptimal® brain training is unique and non intrusive and has benefits for many known conditions including all mentioned I support here.

The training last 33 minutes and is a dynamic neurofeedback NeurOptimal® training that is self regulating and non intrusive. World recognised for its effective results in performance for athletes and business owners, as well as a therapeutic frame.

Equine Assisted Therapy ( EAT ) Equine Assisted Learning ( EAL) 

We work outside with horses as part of our team the depth of this work is magical and the changes that occur are fast and very embodied ( what I mean they are changed at the source of the person, you feel something has changed you can quite put your finger on how and you feel clearer and more connected to self and others).

We specialise in this work and offer it throughout Wales and UK with a highly professional qualified and trained team who are able to deliver within 1.5 hrs of where you live is our promise. 

Case studies available and check the website for more details : 

https://horsesenseforlife.org.uk

Family Breakdown / Divorce / Separation / Estrangement / Bereavement / Transition  from working to retiring / Work related Bullying / School or Educational Behavioural Concerns / Sexual Abuse and Trauma / Gender in equality / Racism or Cultural Concerns / Isolation / Anxiety / Long term addictions / Fear / Anger

Creating a life that works for you with Horse Sense for Life

Where your dreams can be fulfilled and created with nothing in the way. 

Y Felin Fach, Felindre Frachog, Crymych, Pembrokeshire, SA41 3UX

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Couples
Families
Groups
Organisations

Additional languages

Welsh

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