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Psychotherapist, BA, PGDip

About me

Sophie is passionate about helping people identify patterns in their lives and relationships that are preventing them from living a full life. 

Through a collaborative process, Sophie helps clients develop new behaviours that will enhance their well-being. 

As a qualified Cognitive Behavioural Therapist, Sophie uses a mix of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), mindfulness techniques and other psychotherapy practices to assist clients with accomplishing their mental health goals.

Sophie’s guiding principles are compassion, respect and honesty. 

Most of Sophie's work focuses on supporting clients with depression, anxiety, post-natal depression & anxiety and eating disorders. 

She also helps clients seeking assistance with addiction, trauma symptoms, self-care, life enhancement, goal attainment and self-discovery.

Training, qualifications & experience

Qualified Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)

Member organisations

COSCA

College of Sexual and Relationship Therapists (COSCA)

COSCA is the professional body for counselling and psychotherapy in Scotland, and seeks to advance all forms of counselling and psychotherapy and the use of counselling skills by promoting best practice and through the delivery of a range of sustainable services. COSCA Counsellor Accreditation is a pathway to entry onto the UKRC.

It is a requirement of all individual and organisational members of COSCA to abide by its Statement of Ethics and Code of Practice and be accountable to the Complaints Procedure. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

Accredited register membership

College of Sexual and Relationship Therapists

Accredited Register Scheme

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College of Sexual and Relationship Therapists

Fees

£55.00 per session
Free initial in-person, telephone or online session

Additional information

£45 per hour face to face

£40 per hour zoom

When I work

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Southside Centre, 86 Causewayside, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH9 1PY

Type of session

In person
Online