Stephen Stokes

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MNCPS Accred - Online Integrative Counsellor MBACP
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Shepton Mallet, Somerset, BA4
Available for new clients
Available for new clients

This professional is available for new clients.

About me

Hello, I’m Stephen Stokes. I am an integrative Counsellor and I specialise in grief, loss, anxiety, depression, trauma, neurodiversity including ADHD & Autism and unhappiness. All my work is online via a secure video service or on the phone.

In addition to private practice, I have also spent several years volunteering for a national bereavement charity and have worked with many different people face to face, on the phone and online.

I have trained in different modalities and will tailor my services to meet your individual needs.

My initial session is 90 minutes so we can really explore your situation.

Please call or email me today. I look forward to hearing from you.

Training, qualifications & experience

  • I am an Accredited member of the National Counselling and Psychotherapy Society (NCPS) I work within their Ethical Framework and abide by their Codes of Practice.
  • I attend monthly supervision to ensure my practice continues to be safe and ethical.
  • Foundation Certificate in Psychotherapy and Counselling
  • Bath Centre for Psychotherapy and Counselling
  • Advanced Diploma in Counselling Accredited by the National Counselling and Psychotherapy Society
  • Heartwood Centre for Counselling and Psychotherapy Training
  • Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling (Level 5 CPCAB)
  • Lotus Training for Counselling & Mindfulness
  • Prior to my training, I enjoyed a long and varied career in media.

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.

NCPS
National Counselling & Psychotherapy Society (NCPS)

The National Counselling and Psychotherapy Society

This Not For Profit association of counsellors and psychotherapists aim to support the counselling profession, members and training organisations.

In 2013 the NCS register was accredited by the Professional Standards Authority under the Accredited Voluntary Register Scheme. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

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

National Counselling & Psychotherapy Society
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.

National Counselling & Psychotherapy Society

Other areas of counselling I deal with

Tinnitus

Fees

£55.00 per session

Additional information

£75 for an initial 90 minute consultation

£55 for a 60 minute weekly session

When I work

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning
Afternoon
Evening
Night

Please let me know if you require an appointment outside of office hours.

Shepton Mallet, Somerset, BA4

Type of session

Online
Phone

Types of client

Children (0-12)
Young people (13-17)
Young adults (18-24)
Adults (25-64)
Older Adults (65+)

Key details

DBS check

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Online platforms

Zoom
Stephen Stokes
Stephen Stokes