Suzi Sparham

Bristol BS6
07854 145797 07854 145797 Registered / Accredited

About me

I am a qualified and UKCP registered psychotherapist and BAPPS registered supervisor with over twenty years’ experience, in the NHS and privately. I currently work therapeutically with groups and individuals in private practice.

I have experience in working with people with a wide range of issues and problems such as depression or anxiety, issues with addictive patterns, relationship issues, parenting problems, bereavement and loss.

I offer both long term and short term therapy.

Training, qualifications & experience

  • I am qualified as a group analytic psychotherapist
  • I am a qualified and accredited Supervisor
  • I am validated as a training group analyst
  • I have a diploma in Reflective Organisational Practice from the Institute of Group Analysis
  • I am a qualified and registered social worker
  • I have worked in the public and voluntary sectors, most recently as a principal adult psychotherapist in the NHS. I have substantial experience of working in organisational settings offering staff support, supervision and consultancy.
  • I have worked with people with a range of mental health issues, such as those with a diagnosis of personality disorder. I have worked in forensic settings.

Registrations

  • United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) Registered Psychotherapist
  • The British Association for Psychoanalytic and Psychodynamic Supervision (BAPPS), Accredited Supervisor.
  • Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) Social Worker

I conform to the standards of good practice and codes of ethics of these organisations.

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.

UKCP

UK Council for Psychotherapy

The UK Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) is a leading professional body for the education, training and regulation of psychotherapists and psychotherapeutic counsellors. Its register is accredited by the government's Professional Standards Authority.

As part of its commitment to protect the public, it works to improve access to psychotherapy, to support and disseminate research, to improve standards and to respond effectively to complaints against its members.

UKCP standards cover the range of different psychotherapies. Registration is obtained by training or accrediting with one of its member organisations, or by holding a European Certificate in Psychotherapy. Accredited by the Professional Standards Authority.

Accredited register membership

UK Council for Psychotherapy

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.

Therapies offered

  • Group therapy
  • Psychoanalytic therapy
  • Psychoanalytical and psychodynamic
  • Psychodynamic therapy

Fees

  • £50 per session for individual patients
  • £50 per session for supervision
  • £74 per calendar month for one weekly group therapy of 1.5 hours per session
  • £145 per calendar month for twice weekly group therapy of 1.5 hours per session
  • £50 per hour for work reflection and staff support groups

12 Sydenham Road
Cotham
Bristol
Somerset
BS6 5SH

The Bell Business Centre
196-198 Cheltenham Road
Bristol
Somerset
BS6 5QZ

Type of session

In person
Online
Phone
Home visits

Practical details

Sign language
Other languages None

Accessibility

Wheelchair user access

Wheelchair-accessible premises should have step-free access for wheelchair users and individuals who are unable to climb stairs. If a counsellor's premises aren't step-free, they may offer alternative services such as telephone/web-based appointments, home visits, or meeting clients in different location, so you can choose the option that suits you best.

You can contact the counsellor to discuss the options available.

Under the Equality Act 2010 service providers have a duty to make reasonable adjustments to ensure that individuals with disabilities can access their service. You can read more about reasonable adjustments to help you to access services on the CAB website.

Wheelchair user access Unspecified

Availability

Tuesdays to Fridays inclusive from 7.30 a.m.

Types of client

Young people
Adults
Older adults
Couples
Groups
Organisations

Supervision

I a qualified supervisor and registered with the British Association of Psychoanalytic and Psychodynamic Supervision.

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Suzi Sparham

Suzi Sparham